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Our Next Film

Friday 22 September 2017


 

Toni Erdmann

 
15 | Germany | 2016 | German, English, Romanian
Comedy, Drama
Director: Maren Ade

Winfried doesn't see much of his working daughter Ines. He pays her a surprise visit in Bucharest where she's busy as a corporate strategist. The geographical change doesn't help them to see more eye to eye. Practical joker Winfried annoys his daughter with corny pranks and jabs at her routine lifestyle of meetings and paperwork. Father and daughter reach an impasse and Winfried agrees to go home to Germany. Enter Toni Erdmann: Winfried's flashy alter ego. Disguised in a tacky suit weird wig and fake teeth Toni barges into Ines' work circle claiming to be her CEO's life coach. As Toni Winfried doesn't hold back and Ines meets the challenge. The harder they push the closer they become. In all the madness Ines begins to see that her eccentric father deserves a place in her life.

An outrageous German comedy! -

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Shrewsbury Film offers a varied programme of the best current and classic films from around the world in a friendly, social atmosphere.

Screening at The Hive in the heart of the town centre, our main season consists of 16 films showing on alternate Friday evenings between September and April. In response to demand, we also now provide extra screenings and special mini-seasons throughout the year. We are members of Cinema for All, the national support organization for film societies, and of the Film Hub North West Central, which generously supports some of our film shows.

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