The films in this online program deal with the longings of a generation that seeks fulfilment beyond the norms and conformist expectations of socialist society.
The Goethe-Institut New York
selected six important films for the DEFA summer film festival. Presented in cooperation with the DEFA Film Library at UMass Amherst.
Her Third (Der Dritte)
Our Short Life (Unser kurzes Leben)
The Bicycle (Das Fahrrad)
All films are in German with English subtitles and will be available for free streaming throughout the month of August at kanopy streaming
by using the following information: