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13 Minutes


13 Minutes

In November 1939, Georg Elser’s attempt to assassinate Adolf Hitler fails, and he is arrested. During his confinement, he recalls the events leading up to his plot and his reasons for deciding to take such drastic action.

→ Read an article about Georg Elser here

NOTE: Film is in German with English subtitles

Historian, author and Centennial College Professor Malcolm Kelly will be present for a Q&A following the screening.

  • Genre: Biography/Drama
  • Runtime: 01:54:00
  • Rating: 14A
  • Country: Germany
  • Year: 2015
  • Director: Oliver Hirschbiegel
  • Cast: Burghart Klaußner, Katharina Schüttler, Christian Friedel
  • Venue: FILM.CA Cinemas
  • Date: Saturday, June 24, 2017
  • Showtime: 6:30PM
  • Canadian Premiere

Short film screened before this feature:

A Way Back

15 min, Director Alan King of Australia will introduce the short film
Canadian premiere


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