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Goethe On Demand Experiences and encounters

Experience a moving online film series dedicated to exploring the multifaceted nature of relationships and family from July to December. In July, we begin with the story of a young woman coping with the loss of her brother, uncovering dark family secrets in the process.

Dark Dreamers
Philipp Klinger
2020, Colour, 93 minutes

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Expertise puts you on the path to success

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The Goethe-Institut brings the German language to the world. We offer German language courses and exams in over 90 countries.

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German Training Online

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Experience Culture

In Focus

What moves us

DigiVerse. How To Read Media

DigiVerse. How to Read Media seeks to promote knowledge and tools on media literacy, critical thinking, and digital security. This online platform is dedicated to raise awareness about these topics by showcasing various activities and initiatives.

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On Cables and Cumulus

An artistic installation by Katja Davar at the staircase of Goethe-Institut Kolkata. In the main stairwell, a seventeen metre long textile work digitally collaged from Davar’s pencil drawings of clouds, cascades through the building.

Kunst im Treppenhaus © Rajat Dey / Goethe-Institut © Rajat Dey / Goethe-Institut

Friday Film

Friday Films are the monthly screenings of German films at the Goethe-Institut Kolkata. One film is screened every third Friday of the Month from 6.30 pm in the audirtorium. All films are in German language with English subtitles.

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Teaching German

The Goethe-Institut is the world's leading provider of German teacher training. We provide up-to-date materials and interactive offers for your lessons.

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Multifaceted. Open for all

You will find a selection of media in German language and in translation in the Goethe-Institut Kolkata library: books, magazines, films, music, apps and games. Find out more about current topics and trends, and get to know Germany.

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Film Archive

The Goethe-Institut film catalogue comprises over 600 culturally relevant feature and documentary films available for research and loan. 

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About us

Cultural cooperation

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

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Park Mansions, Gate 4
57A, Park Street
700 016 Kolkata


+91 33 2264 6398 / 6424 / 6602 / 68101900

German Training Online +91 9836183480

Courses (other than German Training Online) and Examinations +91 9836022993

Opening Hours

Mon–Fri: 09:30-18:30
Tue-Sat: 11:00 am – 13:00 & 15:00 – 18:00
Sun, Mon: closed
Mon–Thu: 10:00–13:30 & 14:00 - 18:00
Fri: 10:00 - 13:30
Sat: 12:00 - 16:00
Sun: closed
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