Nowhere in Africa (Nirgendwo in Afrika)
|Rating:||R (for some sexual content)|
|Release Date:||March 7, 2003|
|Running time:||141 minutes|
|Cast:||Juliane Koehler, Merab Ninidze, Matthias Habich, Sidede Onyulo, Lea Kurka|
Web Site: http://www.nowhereinafrica.com/
Description: A tale, which follows a young Jewish family from Germany to Kenya as they flee the Nazi regime at the onset of World War II. Jettel Redlich, of upper-class upbringing, and her daughter Regina, moves to Kenya to be with her husband Walter. Walter works as a farm manager, while Regina and Jettel are adjusting to their new home. Then Britain declares war on Germany, and the family is again separated. Through Jettel's affair with a British solider, her family is given preferential treatment. Regina is able to attend school and Walter is given a good job. But after the war, the family is too fractured to reunite and Walter contemplates a return to Germany, while Regina and Jettel have never felt more at home.
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