June 25-August 30
Learn German with the pros this summer. We are offering standard 10-week courses as well as superintensive 5-week courses, for adults and young learners from complete beginners to fluent speakers. Register now and receive a 10% Early Bird discount. Simply use the discount code Sommer2018 at checkout by June 4.
May 24-June 4
1968 on Screen
This series at Anthology Film Archives spotlights the extraordinary political and social events of 1968. Featuring a selection of films from or concerning the US, Germany, former Czechoslovakia, and Mexico, this series explores how filmmakers responded to or engaged with events as they unfolded, or reflected on them in retrospect.
Cracks in the Shell
Please join us for our monthly German Movie Nights screening. Directed by Christian Schwochow, this drama shows acting student Fine's struggle with her newly assigned character. The role does not only push her comfort zone, but questions her identity and reality as a whole.
PS 18: The First Free German Bilingual Program in NYC
Are you the parent of a (pre) school child interested in free bilingual education in the public school system? A teacher eager to learn more about the advantages of early foreign language instruction? This public event will introduce the new German language program at PS 18 Edward Bush Magnet School for Leadership in Brooklyn starting this fall.
Through May 31
Panorama Europe 2018
Panorama Europe 2018, the 10th edition of the essential festival of new and vital European cinema, includes fiction and documentary works that present a portrait of contemporary Europe during a period of tremendous flux. Screenings will take place at Museum of the Moving Image and Bohemian National Hall. [Use discount code euro20 for 20% off tickets to any Panorama Europe film at Museum of the Moving Image.]
What is still interesting about Karl Marx 200 years after his birth? Why do people on both sides of the Atlantic read the works of this old philosopher of economics? And what can we learn from Marx today? The Goethe-Institut in North America asked around for interesting perspectives on Marx. We asked public figures to read their favorite Marx texts, selected the best Marx films and put together a playlist of revolutionary music. Rediscover Karl Marx with us and join the discussion!