Film Screening Pop Up Kino: Winter Adé

Winter Adé Photo (detail): © DEFA-Stiftung

Thu, 02/27/2020

MATCH (Matchbox 4)

3400 Main St.
Houston, TX 77002

Pop Up Kino, Goethe Pop Up Houston's monthly film series, presents Winter Adé.

In this documentary masterpiece, director Helke Misselwitz travels by train across East Germany, interviewing women about their lives and aspirations in different regions of the country. Filmed shortly before the collapse of the GDR, Winter Adé portrays a changing society and challenges the state's official image of women.
Doors open at 6:30. Starts at 7. 
Free admission. Reserve a spot.  Reservation
Please note that this film is rated R and may not be suitable for all audiences.
Pop Up Kino is a monthly film series celebrating the depths of German cinema. Throughout the year a curated selection of films will be screened at MATCH and introduced by German film scholar Dr. Sandy Frieden.
Dr. Sandy Frieden has taught German Film courses at the University of Houston for 38 years.  She has published articles and books on German film and literature, and served as lead editor for Gender and German Cinema:  Feminist Interventions.