Aimee & Jaguar

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Aimee & Jaguar ★★ 1998

In 1943 Berlin, Jewish Felice (Schrader) is hiding her identity and working for a Nazi newspaper where she can gather information to leak to the resistance. She leads a hedonistic night life with a group of lesbian friends and, one night, encounters Lilly (Koehler), the unfaithful wife of an SS soldier who's away at the Russian front. The odd couple begin a risky affair (the title refers to the nicknames the women gave each other) until the inevitable discovery. Based on a true story from the 1994 book by Erica Fischer. German with subtitles. 125m/C VHS, DVD . GE Maria Schrader, Juliane Kohler, Johanna Wokalek, Heike Makatsch, Elisa-beth Degen, Detlev Buck; D: Max Farberbock; W: Rona Munro, Max Farberbock; C: Tony Imi; M: Jan A.P. Kaczmarek.