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The Berlin Films — Online Film Festival

On the occasion of the 70th birthday of the DEFA Film Studios, three classics will be available for online streaming from June 1 – August 31.
The Berlin Films series by director Gerhard Klein and scriptwriter Wolfgang Kohlhaase. 
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Just add German

Why learn German? We support teachers and students with contests, webinars, social media, and a new video gallery with animations and VIP testimonials.

Managing the Arts: Marketing for Cultural Organizations 2016 Foto: Goethe-Institut, Loredana La Rocca

Cultural Management Forum 2016

2016 International Forum on Cultural Management and Cultural Policy in Munich for 15 experienced cultural managers and cultural policy stakeholders from around the world.