2014 Autumn Showcase

Berlin & Beyond Autumn Showcase

Copyright: Global Screen Munich
Copyright: Global Screen Munich


The Autumn Showcase at New People Cinema in San Francisco's Japantown on Saturday, October 11th, 2014, was a day of award-winning cinema. It featured five celebrated works from Germany, Austria and Switzerland, in excited anticipation of January's 19th Annual Berlin & Beyond Film Festival and to kick off our 2014-15 Season.
Download program guide (PDF, 5 MB)

Program Schedule:

  • 11:00 am - Megacities
  • 2:00 pm - Enemies | Friends
  • 4:00 pm - Dreamland
  • 7:00 pm - Diplomacy
  • 9:15 pm - Banklady





    Copyright: Global Screen Munich

    BANKLADY

    Based on the true story of Gisela Werler, Germany's first female bank-robber, who carried out 19 armed robberies in the 1960s. From acclaimed director Christian Alvart (Antibodies, Pandorum).More ...
    Copyright: Gaumont

    DIPLOMACY (DIPLOMATIE)

    The latest from cinema's living legend Volker Schlöndorff - the fascinating film about the one night in the summer of 1944 that saved Paris from great destruction.More ...
    Picture Tree International Berlin

    DREAMLAND (TRAUMLAND)

    Four stories, one soul. A gripping tale of desire, solitude and betrayal that unfolds against a backdrop of human trafficking, deception and unfulfilled hopes.More ...
    © Brigitte Krause

    ENEMIES | FRIENDS (FEINDE | BRÜDER)

    The story of an extraordinary prisoner of war camp where German soldiers passed on culture and crafts to their Japanese captors, which have since become part of Japan's own distinctive ways of life.More ...
    Copyright: Lotus Film Vienna

    MEGACITIES

    Rare 35mm projection of the unforgettable documentary film from the late Michael Glawogger, about work, poverty, violence, love and sex in Bombay, Mexico City, Moscow and New York.More ...