© Port au Prince Pictures

Thu, 03/09/2023

9:00 PM

TIFF Bell Lightbox Toronto

Film Screening

Le PrincE (Germany 2021, 2h05m)
by Lisa Bierwirth, with Ursula Strauss, Passi, Alex Brendemühl

With video introduction by actor Alex Brendemühl

Canadian premiere
Get Tix!
When Monika, a curator in Frankfurt, unintentionally gets caught up in a raid near a bar, she makes the acquaintance of Congolese businessman Josef. Their encounter leads to a passionate love affair between two people whose lives could hardly be more different.

Best Actress German Film Critics Association Awards 2022

"For her first feature-length film, director Lisa Bierwirth was inspired by her mother's story. It is the story of a love that, while not impossible, is difficult." - Filmdienst
Part of the Goethe-Institut focus on German film