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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.
Opening Reception: September 19, 6–8 pm. More...

New Music from Germany: Homewreckers

September 18, 8:00 pm: Abstract Funk, Rhythm & Blues and Detroit Techno from Düsseldorf and Berlin. Video material from the Archive of Harun Farocki. 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...

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    A Great Filmmaker - Harun Farocki Has Died

    Berlin filmmaker and video artist Harun Farocki is dead. He died near Berlin on 30 July, 2014 at the age of 70.More ...

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