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We promote knowledge of the German language abroad and foster international cultural cooperation.

Current Topics

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Bicultural Urbanite

Australian-expats Luke and Brianna regularly post about their Berlin-adventures for our blog project Bicultural Urbanite. Follow them on Instagram @bicultural_urbanite

Alexander Hacke & Danielle de Picciotto Alexander Hacke & Danielle de Picciotto


Founders of Einstürzende Neubauten and the Love Parade, Alexander Hacke and Danielle de Picciotto, are legends of Berlin’s post-punk scene. In 2018, the duo is in Australia to kick off the Goethe-Institut series KinoKonzert presenting their own silent movie Crossroads, with live soundtrack in Sydney, Melbourne, Perth and Hobart.

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Kino in Oz

For #kinoinoz, Brisbane-based film critic Sarah Ward takes a closer look at German films screening down under. Here you'll find everything from film reviews and interviews to festival previews.