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© Markus Förderer Alamode FilmFranco-German Film Series
Our Franco-German film series explores the theme of modern fairy tales and starts with 'Finsterworld' by German director Frauke Finsterwalder. Dr Dora Osborne, Leverhulme Early Career Fellow in German at Edinburgh University, will introduce the film. More ...

Filmscreening & Lecture: Love Steaks

Jakob Lass’ celebrated cinematic debut film emerged from the FOGMA manifesto, 'Rules Are Freedom' winning several prizes at the 2013 Munich Film Festival. The screening includes an introduction & discussion with Dr Leanne Dawson, Lecturer in German and Film Studies at Edinburgh University. More ...

Book Club Meeting
Christian Kracht: Faserland

On 18 November we will discuss the debut novel by Swiss author Christian Kracht, considered to have triggered the new wave of German pop literature. More ...

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    German Courses & Examinations

    Learn about German courses and examinations in Glasgow. More ...


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    Here you’ll find more information about our events in Scotland.
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    Current projects

    'Vorsprung mit Deutsch'   deutschenglish

    A web project for young people with an interest in learning German or improving their existing German language skills while gaining experience in a professional or leisure context.

    Meet the Germans   deutschenglishnederlandsdansksuomeksinorsk

    What is typical about them? Read portraits and interviews of people worth knowing and Rory MacLean’s blog from Berlin.
    Foto: Colourbox.de

    Travels with Goethe   english

    Articles by partners of the Goethe-Institut from different fields of our work about their scholarships provided by the Goethe-Institut.


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