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The Exception screening (2018-Jul-11 @ 9 p.m.)
Wednesday, July 11 @ 21:00–22:47
The Dryden will screen The Exception (David Leveaux, United Kingdom 2016, 107 min., English, Dutch, German – w/ subtitles) as part of the Rochester Jewish Film Festival (RJFF).
A riveting thriller filled with espionage and romance, The Exception follows German soldier Stefan Brandt as he goes on a mission to investigate exiled German monarch Kaiser Wilhelm II (Christopher Plummer). As Brandt begins to infiltrate the kaiser's life in search of clues, he finds himself drawn into a passionate romance with Mieke (Lily James, Downton Abbey). When the SS comes for an unexpected visit, the stage is set for a breathtaking showdown, as secrets are revealed, allegiances are tested and Brandt is forced to make the ultimate choice between honoring his country and following his heart.
[source: George Eastman Museum calendar, 2018-Jul-2]