FILM/TV

Film Retrospective: Mapping Gray Zones on Dec. 7

December 4, 2018 Lucy 0

 The Harvard Film Archive’s series of films under the heading “Mapping Gray Zones: The Inexact Beauty of Early West German Cinema, 1949 – 1963” continues through December 7th, culminating with Franz Schömbs’ “The Birth of […]

CULTURE

Film Festival “…And the Winners Are…”

December 4, 2018 Lucy 0

 If you missed the Goethe-Institut’s film festival in Boston, there’s still a chance to see most of the films at the Portland Museum of Art. Films screen every other Thursday night, Dec. 6th – Feb. 28th. […]

EDUCATION

German on your Mind – Start the Journey

December 4, 2018 Lucy 0

 EARLY BIRD SPECIAL FOR NEW GERMAN LANGUAGE CLASSES STARTING JANUARY 14TH, 2019! Don’t miss your chance to save 10% and sign up before December 7th! All enrollments with payments received by/on December 7th, 2018 (postmarked) […]

EVENTS

IL: Ninth Annual Kristkindlmarkt in Peoria on Dec. 8th and 9th

December 4, 2018 Lucy 0

  Join and celebrate your holiday season at Harmonie’s 9th Annual Kristkindlmarkt. Live entertainment daily.  Food and beverages, typical of the Kristkindlmarkts will also be available for purchase:  bratwurst, weinerschnitzel, homemade strudel, glühwein, hot chocolate, hot cider, Bavarian […]

CULTURE

SoCal: RE:HOME in San Francisco until Dec. 29

December 4, 2018 Lucy 0

 Re:home is a continuation of the conversation sparked by the Venice Biennale 2016 German Pavilion and exhibition “Making Heimat. Germany, Arrival Country”, developed by the Deutsches Architekturmuseum (DAM). The exhibition will explore how the concept of “Heimat” (Homeland) […]

FILM/TV

DC: German Cinema 101: Hannah Arendt on Dec. 10

December 4, 2018 Lucy 0

 Join the Film and Discussion with Hester Baer, Associate Professor and Head of Germanic Studies at the University of Maryland. Germany/Luxembourg/France/Israel, 2012, 113 min., Director: Margarethe von Trotta, Screenplay: Pamela Katz, Margarethe von Trotta, Cast: Barbara Sukowa, Axel […]

EVENTS

DC: International Holiday Soiree on Dec. 5

December 3, 2018 Lucy 0

  The Cultural Vistas community in Washington, D.C. invites you for an international holiday soiree. Come dressed up in international, creative, fun, and festive cocktail attire. This special event includes open bar, festive foods from around the world, […]

EVENTS

DC: Home/Brewed Happy/Hours until Dec. 21

December 3, 2018 Lucy 0

Celebrate the holiday season by attending a HOME/BREWED HAPPY/HOUR, an after-hours way to visit the Heurich House Museum’s newest exhibition (with a beer in hand) every Wednesday and Thursday from 6-8pm and Friday from 6-9pm, […]

FILM/TV

Film: Fritz Lang & German Expressionism

December 3, 2018 Lucy 0

Fritz Lang (1890–1976) is a towering figure in film history. His work stretches over five decades, from the Expressionist silent films of his initial German period, through his brief Paris sojourn and his work as […]