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With our annual "Best of" film series we revisit some of the most exciting, successful, and sometimes overlooked German films of the past few years.
From the documentaries to comedy, from drama to road movies, “Best Of” is a 6-film series of recent gems and favorites of German cinema. More

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Please note: we discontinued the print version of our event calendar! 
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A German Sound Exploration

The Los Angeles based dublab radio collective and the Goethe-Institut Los Angeles collaborated to offer a wide-spectrum survey of German sounds. More...

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    German Courses & Examinations

    Learn about German courses and examinations in Los Angeles. More ...

    Media Lounge

    Learn more about society, politics, and culture in Germany. More ...


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    Summer break!!

    Dear Friends and Patrons,
    We're on vacation!
    The Goethe-Institut Los Angeles will be closed from July 20th through August 7th 2015. We'll be back and at your service Monday, August 10th and look forward to welcome you at the Institut thereafter. All due Library materials are automatically extended until August 10th and become due that week.

      Current Projects

      Film Catalog Media Lounge L.A.   deutschenglish

      Feature films and documentaries from classic to contemporary, entertainment to experimental, trash to treasure, the largest collection of German films in the US - your window to German Cinema.

      eLibrary   deutschenglish

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

      Goethe-Institut USA

      Learn more about the activities of the Goethe-Institut in the USA !


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      Facts about Germany

      Reference book offering all sorts of up-to-date and reliable basic information about Germany



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