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German Stage: Whitebreadmusic – by Marianna Salzmann

Sunday, October 5, 7:00 pm: The story of a young trio who grew up in Germany but is caught between fatherland and mother love, friendship and betrayal, past and future generations. More...

Made in West | East Germany: WWI

September 15 – October 1: To mark the centenary of the beginning of the First World War in 1914, the Goethe-Institut Boston presents a series of films treating the subject of the Great War. More...

Antje Ehmann / Harun Farocki: Labour in a Single Shot

September 19 – November 30: Video Installation at the Mills Gallery/Boston Center for the Arts. A project by Ehmann and Farocki, in collaboration with 90 artists or collectives from 15 cities, focused on labour. More...

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    Current Projects

    B1/B2 Film Class: Harun Farocki – Work and German Life in the 21st Century   deutschenglish

    Our film course focuses on two core topics of Harun Farocki's art: "work" and "German life" in the 21st century.

    Deutsch Online   deutschenglish

    Sign up now for our new group online German course "Deutsch Online". Registration possible until September 8, 2014!

    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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