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Lo & Behold: Reveries of the Connected World

Lo & Behold: Reveries of the Connected World

The 18th Encounters South African International Documentary Festival will screen from 02 – 12 June, 2016 in both Johannesburg and Cape Town. In partnership with the Goethe-Institut in South Africa, the Festival will host the African premiere of German filmmaker Werner Herzog’s latest film Lo & Behold: Reveries of the Connected World in which Herzog explores the internet, offering “a playful yet chilling examination of our rapidly interconnecting online lives” in typical “Herzogian” fashion. More ...

Current Projects

African Futures  

What might various African futures look like? Three interdisciplinary festivals taking place in Johannesburg, Lagos and Nairobi are looking for answers. The festival is coming to Berlin in 2016!
 

Deutsch für Dich  

Interactive learning games: improve your German skills at all language levels and  find out interesting facts about all aspects of the German language.

Goethe on Main  

Multidisciplinary art space in Johannesburg’s inner city. Visit one of the current exhibitions.

Music In Africa  

Music In Africa is a groundbreaking new web platform allowing users to enhance their knowledge of African music scenes while networking and promoting their work for free.

African Metropolis   deutsch

6 Films from 6 African Cities – screening at international film festivals worldwide

The Spoken Word Project   deutsch deutsch deutsch deutsch

Stories travelling through Africa in poetry slams: Spoken word artists are keeping the tradition of storytelling alive.

Weblog: Moving Africa   deutsch deutsch deutsch deutsch

Pan-African exchange is the main goal of the Moving Africa program, which enables African artists to travel to the most important festivals in Africa. On this blog, they share their experiences.

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Goethe-Institut Südafrika
119 Jan Smuts Ave
Entrance on Newport Road
Parkwood 2193
Johannesburg
Tel: +27 11 4423232
Fax: +27 11 4423738
info@johannesburg.goethe.org
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