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New Films from Germany

Sunday, November 23, 11:00 am: Two Lives. A former East German spy in Norway has built a family life around a fake identity. With the fall of the Berlin Wall, her happy existence is threatened. Germany's official submission to this year's Academy Awards. More...

Games and Social Change

Monday, December 1, 7:00 pm: Playing the Fall of the Berlin Wall. Presentation of video games on the theme of the Berlin Wall, created by MIT students, using Minecraft as a game design tool. The audience is welcome to play. More...

Winter German Language Courses 2015

Registration for our standard and special-topic courses is open. The winter semester starts on January 10th, 2015. We are looking forward to an exciting semester! More....

Antje Ehmann / Harun Farocki: Labor in a single shot

A project by Ehmann and Farocki, in collaboration with ninety artists or collectives from fifteen different cities, focused on labor.
Until November 30:
Video installation at the Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts. More....

German Cultural Events in November

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    Current Projects

    Just Add German

    Why learn German? We support teachers and students with contests, webinars, social media, and a new video gallery with animations and VIP testimonials.

    Kurz & Gut macht Schule – Animation   deutschenglishespañolfrançais

    German short and animated films with teaching material – a great addition for German classes

    eLibrary   deutschenglish

    The eLibrary is the Goethe-Institut's virtual library - register to borrow digital media from the comfort of your home.


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    Courses for children and teens in Germany

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    Gorgeous places for young people to learn German and to have fun

    Film Archive USA

    Documentaries and feature films for cultural and educational institutions


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