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Screening and Discussion of Films Produced in Former East Germany

November 15, 2010 - November 20, 2010

Film series in cooperation with The Wilson Center; The DEFA Foundation, Berlin; DEFA Film Library, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Goethe-Institut, Washington, DC; German Historical Institute, Washington, DC; Heinrich Böll Foundation, Washington, DC; and The George Washington University.

The Cold War and Divided Germany in East German Cinematography offers viewers a glimpse of some of the Cold War-era movies produced in former East Germany. The series features five movies released between the years 1950 and 1972, as well as one post-1989 production. Each film will have a brief introduction and will be followed by a post-screening discussion. For more information about each film in the series please follows the individual links.