Current Projects

Science Film Festival 2018

Science Film Festival 2018

The Science Film Festival Call for Entries 2018 is now closed and selections are ongoing in all participating countries. The festival received a record breaking 278 films from 24 countries this year. We thank all filmmakers and producers for their entries and participation. The official selection will be announced in August.

Art in Context - Learning from the field © Goethe-Institut

Art in Context: Learning from the Field

Conversations with and between art and cultural practitioners
Edited by Herman Bashiron Mendolicchio and Susanne Bosch
Published by Goethe-Institut e.V., 2017

 © Goethe-Institut


15 musicians from Southeast Asia met in the Malaysian south of Kuala Lumpur to participate and collaborate in a workshop.

IKAT/eCut © Goethe-Institut


is a Goethe-Institut project exploring the past, present and future of textiles in Southeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand.

KLEX © Goethe-Institut Kuala Lumpur

KLEX - The Kuala Lumpur Experimental Film and Video Festival

KLEX is an independent, artist-run grassroots international festival of experimental film, video art and music founded in Malaysia in 2010 by a cross-disciplinary group of artists. 


EUNIC Malaysia

EUNIC Malaysia is a network of National Institutes for Culture from the member states of the European Union in Malaysia, which aims to contribute to cultural diversity inside and outside of the EU and to strengthen cultural dialogue and exchange.

Lostgens' contemporary art space © Lostgens' contemporary art space

Lostgens' contemporary art space

Lostgens established in early 2004 by a group of artists. Though situated in the bustling capital city, Lostgens has managed to take on a certain quietness and edginess that comes from being off the beaten track.

KOMAS © Goethe-Institut Kuala Lumpur

Freedom Film Festival

Established in 1993, KOMAS has been the pioneer NGO in Malaysia dedicated to using creative and participative methodology in human rights education.

Tanzconnexions © Goethe-Institut


The dossier Tanzconnexions aims to give insights into and information about contemporary styles of dance in the Asia-Pacific region and in Germany.

DocNet Southeast Asia DocNet Southeast Asia

DocNet Southeast Asia

Regional and international networking, training and support for documentary filmmakers from Southeast Asia.

Fikrun wa Fann: Participation, Sharing, Exchanging Foto: Michael Krupp, © Goethe-Institut

Fikrun wa Fann "Participation, Sharing, Exchanging"

The new issue of the cultural journal "Fikrun wa Fann" focuses on the sharing economy and participation; examining, among other things, the relationship between economics, business, and social justice in Islam.