film series Wednesday Movie Nights

Portrait Andreas Dresen © Andreas Dresen/Rommel Film

Wed, 06.04.2016 -
Wed, 18.05.2016

6:00 PM

Featuring films by ANDREAS DRESEN

This new film series will feature seven of the best works of renowned German filmmaker Andreas Dresen.

Born in 1963 in Gera, he studied at the Konrad Wolf University of Film and Television in Potsdam-Babelsberg after an internship in the DEFA-Film Studios in Potsdam-Babelsberg and assisting director Günther Reisch. He has worked as a freelance writer and director since 1992.

His films include many excellent works, such as NIGHTSHAPES (1999), GRILLPOINT (2002), HERR WICHMANN VON DER CDU (2002), SUMMER IN BERLIN (2006), CLOUD 9 (2008) AND WHISKEY WITH VODKA (2009).

In addition, Dresen has also directed the theatre production of Goethe’s “Urfaust“ at the Staatstheater in Cottbuss (1996), his own play “Zeugenstand“ at the German Theatre Berlin (2002) and Horvath’s “Kasimir und Karoline“ (2006) at the same theatre. In February 2006, he directed Mozart’s opera “Don Giovanni“, in Basel.

Our selection is composed of seven films, all of which will be shown in German with English subtitles.
Admission is always free and the film showings are open to everybody.

Viewers get free drinks and chips.
Title (Year) Screening Date
Changing Skins | Raus aus der Haut (1997) April 06, 2016
Grill Point | Halbe Treppe (2002) April 13, 2016
Summer in Berlin | Sommer vorm Balkon (2004) April 20, 2016
Whiskey with Vodka | Whiskey mit Wodka (2009) April 27, 2016
Policewoman | Die Polizistin (2000) May 04, 2016
Stopped on Track | Halt auf freier Stelle (2011) May 11, 2016
The Silent Land | Stilles Land (1992) May 18, 2016