Film archive

Goethe-Institut film archive Photo: Goethe-Institut/Bernhard Ludewig

„Liebe Filminteressierte,
in Kürze steht der neue verbesserte Filmkatalog zur Verfügung.
Goethe-Institut – Bereich Film, Fernsehen, Hörfunk

Dear film friends,
The new and improved film catalogue will be available soon.
Goethe-Institut – Film, television and radio division”


our offer

Our Film Archives in Nairobi contain a diverse collection of approximately 150 acclaimed feature and documentary films on DVD each that we rent out to cinemas, film festivals, and cultural and educational institutions free of charge for non-commercial purposes.

All films are in German with English, French and Spanish subtitles.

In addition, we offer the following services:

  • co-ordination of special film series
  • information on film festivals in Germany
  • information on international film festivals with German participation