Bloody Friday (Blutiger Freitag)

1972, West Germany, 102m (extended cut), DCP

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Screened May 17–20, 2019

On August 4, 1971, a Munich bank and its occupant were held to ransom for two million Marks. Since this had never happened before in the FRG, the authorities were completely unprepared, and the end result was a bloodbath. A grim and gruesome version of true events.

In German with English subtitles

A film by Rolf Olsen

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