July 25 through September 4 | Goethe On Demand
Standstill in German Film
The creative pause in life has always fascinated filmmakers. What happens when the characters "fall out of time," as in Relativity? When time simply stops? In our summer film series “Stillstand” you can stream six films on the topic of standing still. Each film is available for one week, free of charge, with English subtitles.
Goethe Outdoors l Back of 170 Beacon Street l August 18, 8.00 pm
Welcome to Germany
A well-off Munich family offers boarding to a refugee. Diallo from Nigeria soon makes friends among the family members, but they are tested when they have to face racism, bureaucracy and terror suspicions because of him.
On demand | Online | Film series
New Directions: 20 Years of Young Cinema from Germany
This online film series features 20 films as a retrospective of 20 years of exciting and innovative cinema by young German filmmakers who are not afraid to experiment and challenge the film world with ever new perspectives.
Between Worlds - a series of Podcasts
In recent years many people have turned to the work of Hannah Arendt to try to understand what is happening in our world today. But who was Hannah Arendt? And why is she so relevant now? Over the course of seven podcast episodes, Samantha Rose Hill will be talking with artists, poets, writers, scholars, musicians, and activists who think with Hannah Arendt as they explore questions of solitude, peace, privacy, freedom, love, and politics.
Facets of Sustainability
Plastic in the oceans, forest fires in the Amazon: on Ecologues the Goethe-Institut presents constructive answers to climate change and brings together regional experts in global debates on sustainability. Above all, the question arises: How do we survive the human age?
On this Earth Day 2021, we are excited to release our Sustainability Statement which conveys our commitment to become more sustainable as an institution and build a sustainable world through cultural and educational programming in collaboration with our partners in New England. A first step, we look forward to sharing more soon.