Digital Snaks © Goethe-Institut


As we all sit at home in the anticipation of socializing again, we bring to you the finest pearls as we rummage through the wide range of our Onleihe. We also present to you what other libraries are doing and what else you can find in the Goethe online world. Enrich your day with our digital snacks!

film talents © Razi Uddin

Film Workshops
Film Talents II

A project for emerging filmmakers in Pakistan and Afghanistan, offering them mentorship programme in filmmaking through a series of workshops in 2019 and 2020 in Pakistan.

SSF ©Goethe-Institut

Film Festival
Science Film Festival 2019

The Science Film Festival is a celebration of science communication in Southeast Asia, South Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

short films Foto: Zoya Ahmed

Film Screening
Call for applications – short films

With this Call we give opportunity for filmmakers to screen their films along our Sunday matinees! Amazing opportunity for filmmakers to screen their film in a cinema!

Sunday Matinee ©Goethe-Institut Pakistan

Film Screening
Sunday Matinee

Sunday matinees at Capri Cinema is our initiative for the revival of cinema culture in Karachi.
We chose the Capri cinema as our venue because of its iconic building and history: being one of the oldest single screen cinema in Pakistan serving audience since 1968 with 809 seats.


Public Art
Urbanities – art and public space in Pakistan

Under the title “Urbanities – art and public space in Pakistan,” the Goethe-Institut Pakistan collaborates with the Lahore Biennale Foundation and other partners to incite discursive and artistic contributions and interventions related to Pakistan's controversial and contested urban space.


Dance and theatre
Hotel Propaganda

Goethe-Institut Pakistan in collaboration with the National Academy of Performing Arts (NAPA) brought ‘HOTEL PROPAGANDA’ by German director and choreographer Brigel Gjoka.

Deutschland #nofilter © Omar Sotillo Franco/Unsplash, edited by Goethe-Institut

Up & about
Deutschland #nofilter

What do I cook when the fridge is empty by the end of the month? How do I save the world by the way? And how do I survive my studies? "Deutschland #nofilter" offers tips, curiosities and funny stories about life in Germany.

Film Talents - Voices from Pakistan and Afghanistan

A project to support professional talent development and creative production skills of young film makers in Afghanistan and Pakistan.

Speak Up Karachi ©Goethe-Institut Pakistan

Speak Up Karachi

Citizen Journalism workshops for young journalists, and freelance journalists on environmental and climate change issues from November 2020 to February 2021.

Poets translating Poets/Hyderabad Encounter Photo Goethe-Institut © Vivek M

Poetry and literature
Poets Translating Poets

Poets from South Asia and Germany translate each other's poems.

Episodic (fiction) Writing Workshop © Goethe-Institut Pakistan

We have extended the deadline to 15th June 2021!
Writing Workshop – for TV and Online Platforms

Open Call for Scriptwriting Workshop
The aim of the workshop is to provide a training ground for writers to develop an original series and pilot script for the international market. This 6-month workshop will provide participants with the tools to help develop projects from idea to pilot.

Game'n'Train Mixer © Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan

International Exchange Program
Game'n'Train Mixer

Our peer-learning program with 20 game designers and students from all over the world is now live! Come meet our participants as they create virtual game studios and develop exhilarating games. Explore more offers about insights into the gaming world, expert opinions, electrifying game-walkthroughs, and an assortment of exciting mobile and computer games.

digikara ©Goethe-Institut Pakistan

Creative Industries in the digital age
Digi Kara

The Goethe-Institut Pakistan and Karachi University’s Department of Visual Studies partnered to offer the programme DigiKara to a select group of aspiring and emerging young innovators in the fields of creative and digital industries.

Science Film Festival - Sustainable Development Goals © Science Film Festival

SFF 2020 Registration Pakistan

In light of ongoing Covid-19 restrictions, the selection of the Science Film Festival 2020 is available online. Please register here to receive the link to the films and the password that enables you to stream the films free of charge. 

Wolfgang Haffner & Band Foto: Antje Wiech

Jazz Music
Wolfgang Haffner in Pakistan

Wolfgang Haffner is one of Europe’s most prolific jazz drummers and composers. He has played with some of the best known German and international jazz musicians across generations.