The American Friend is a moody thriller by Wim Wenders, adapted from the novel Ripley's Game by Patricia Highsmith. Tom Ripley, an expat American and shady art dealer living in Germany, is asked by a friend to help him fighting a gang of criminals. When searching for a contract killer who should be as unknown as possible in the criminal milieu, Ripley's choice falls on Jonathan Zimmerman, a Hamburg picture framer and family man with an incurable blood disorder.
Sunday, June 2, 2019 I 6:30pm
Wednesday, June 5, 2019 I 8:45pm
Where? The Cinematheque, 1131 Howe St, Vancouver, BC V6Z 2K8