Wednesday, 4 August 2010

Berlin '36 (2009)

In Hitler's Germany, a cross-dressing German boy is recruited into the women's hurdles team as a last-gasp attempt to salvage Aryan honour from the likes of a talented Jewish girl.

Less historical thriller or sports film than a subtle coming of age movie, Berlin '36 should have a place of honour in any LGBTQ film programme.

Read my full review on Fridae, first published on 4 August 2010.

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