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West (c) Main Street Films

10 October 2014 – 16 October 2014

Film|Neu: New Films from Germany, Austria and Switzerland

The 22nd annual edition of Washington’s leading German-language film event will once again showcase work that resonates with historical culture as well as the most popular attractions from regional cinema industries. This year’s festival will open with the Washington premiere of director Christian Schwochow’s acclaimed period drama West. Screenings are held at Landmark's E Street Cinema and the Goethe-Insitut Washington. More...

Until 10 October 2014

ApocalyptiCAT: Woodcuts and Papercuts by Franca Bartholomäi

Internalizing the techniques of Albrecht Dürer, Expressionism’s woodcuts, and the best of the German art tradition, Bartholomäi illustrates an imaginative tale, an unwritten text. Allegories can be found in her works in astonishing variety and extraordinary concision. More...

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    22nd Annual New Films Festival 10 - 16 October 2014   deutschenglish

    This weeklong festival of cutting-edge German-language films returns to the E Street Cinema and the Goethe-Institut!

    1914–18   deutschenglish

    Offering a wide variety of views and perspectives, the Goethe-Institut reflects on the consequences and implications of the First World War era

    Everywhere You Look: A Virtual Tour of German-American Sites in Washington, DC   deutschenglish

    Learn the history of our buildings and the people associated with them.

    Transatlantic Outreach Program   deutschenglish

    Resources on Modern Germany for K-12 Social Studies Educators in the US and Canada.


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