The annual George Town Literary Festival is the largest international literary festival in Malaysia celebrating world literature, translations and literary art.
This year the German author Lukas Rietzschel from Saxony will present his novel “Mit der Faust in die Welt schlagen”, which was selected as “Spiegel-Bestseller” in 2018.
2019 marks the 10th anniversary of the Kuala Lumpur Experimental Film, Video and Music Festival.
This year the KLEX festival will screen the program SHORT EXPORT 2019 – Made in Germany, a French-German cooperation project.
Another German act will be the concert of the acclaimed German composer, percussionist and sound artist Burkard Beins from Berlin.
Dir: Robert Thalheim, 96 min, Germany, 2013
For years, their roles were simply reversed. Theatre director Konrad took care of the household and upbringing of their two children, while Christine tried to work her way up as an anaesthetist at a clinic. But that’s about to come to an end now.
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An exhibition on youth and future in Southeast Asia, is the result of the Southeast Asian Photography Masterclass by Jörg Brüggemann and Tobias Kruse (Ostkreuz Photographers’ Agency) during the Obscura Festival of Photography 2016 and 2017 in Georgetown, Malaysia. After touring in SEA the exhibition is shown in Frankfurt am Main and in Berlin in 2019.
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