Film Screenings

Luther the Reformer: Katharina Luther and Lucas Cranach

November 16, 2017
Film Screening at the Goethe-Institut
Introduced by Amy Leonard (Georgetown University)

Luther the Reformer: Films from the GDR

October 26, 2017
Film Screening at the Goethe-Institut
Introduced by Anne Schenderlein (GHI Washington)

Reinventing the World - 500 Years of the Reformation (Parts 4-6 of Der Luther-Code)

October 05, 2017
Film Screening at the Goethe-Institut

Reinventing the World - 500 Years of the Reformation (Parts 1-3 of Der Luther-Code)

September 21, 2017
Film Screening at the Goethe-Institut
Introduced by David Lazar (GHI Washington)

Stefan Zweig, Farewell to Europe

May 28, 2017
Washington Jewish Film Festival Screening at AFI Silver Theatre
Co-presented by the German Historical Institute, Heinrich Böll Stiftung North America, Austrian Cultural Forum, Goethe-Institut Washington

Rabbi Wolff - A Gentleman before God

May 25, 2017
Washington Jewish Film Festival Screening at E Street Cinema
Co-presented by the German Historical Institute and Goethe-Institut Washington

Fog in August

May 25, 2017
Washington Jewish Film Festival Screening at AFI Silver Theatre
Co-presented by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, German Historical Institute, Voice of Roma, Austrian Cultural Forum, Goethe-Institut Washington, and the Foundation for Jewish Studies
Screening followed by a panel discussion with Senior Historian at the USHMM Patricia Heberer-Rice, German Historical Institute research fellow Richard F. Wetzell, and president of the board of the National Roma Center in Macedonia Jud Nirenberg.

Exit: Music

May 23, 2017
Washington Jewish Film Festival Screening at E Street Cinema
Co-presented by the German Historical Institute, Canada Institute, and Goethe-Institut Washington

Stefan Zweig, Farewell to Europe

May 23, 2017
Washington Jewish Film Festival Screening at Bethesda Row Cinema
Co-presented by the German Historical Institute, Heinrich Böll Stiftung North America, Austrian Cultural Forum, Goethe-Institut Washington

Exit: Music

May 21, 2017
Washington Jewish Film Festival Screening, Bethesda Row Cinema
Co-presented by the German Historical Institute, Canada Institute, and Goethe-Institut Washington

Rabbi Wolff - A Gentleman before God

May 20, 2017
Washington Jewish Film Festival Screening at Bethesda Row Cinema
Co-presented by the German Historical Institute and Goethe-Institut Washington

Fog in August

May 18, 2017
Washington Jewish Film Festival Screening at Bethesda Row Cinema
Co-presented by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, German Historical Institute, Voice of Roma, Austrian Cultural Forum, Goethe-Institut Washington, and the Foundation for Jewish Studies

Germans & Jews

December 06, 2016
Washington Jewish Film Festival Screening at Edlavitch DCJCC
Sponsored by the Heinrich Boell Foundation. Co-presented with the Embassy of Germany, the German Historical Institute, and the Foundation for Jewish Study.

The People vs. Fritz Bauer

August 16, 2016
Film Screening at Edlavitch Jewish Community Center of Washington, DC, Washington Jewish Film Festival F
Co-presented with the Goethe-Institut, the Embassy of Germany, the German Historical Institute, and the German School of Washington, DC.

This Ain’t No Mouse Music! The Story of Chris Strachwitz and Arhoolie Records

May 06, 2015
Film and discussion at the Goethe-Institut
Organized by the German Historical Institute, the Goethe-Institut, and the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage

Here We Come

November 03, 2014
Film Screening and Discussion at the Goethe-Institut, GoetheForum
Speaker: Nico Raschick

Interpreting History on the Screen: An Evening with Barbara Sukowa

September 17, 2013
Discussion and film-screening at the Goethe-Institut, GoetheForum

Roots Germania - A Personal Search for Identity

August 18, 2011
Film Screening and Panel Discussion at the GHI
Speakers: Pia Bungarten and Mo Asumang

The Cold War and Divided Germany in East German Cinematography: Der Geteilte Himmel (The Divided Heaven)

November 16, 2010
Film Screening at the George Washington University

Film Series - Wende Flicks: Last Films From East Germany

October 05 - November 30, 2009
Film Screenings at the Goethe-Institut Washington DC, introduced by members of staff of the GHI: Uta A. Balbier, Martin Klimke, Ines Prodöhl, Jan Logemann, Uwe Spiekermann, Anke Ortlepp and Richard F. Wetzell

Between the Lines

November 09, 2007
Film Screening at the Woodrow Wilson Center

The Forgotten Generation: The First Generation of Spanish Immigrants in Hamburg

August 25, 2006
Film Screening and discussion
Film director Ainhoa Montoya Arteabaro was present at the event.

Stauffenberg

July 20, 2005
Film screening in collaboration with the Goethe-Institut, Washington, DC, and ARD-German TV, at the Goethe-Institut

Selling Democracy: Films of the Marshall Plan, 1948-53

April 15 - 18, 2005
Films and Symposium, part of the Washington DC International Film Festival, in collaboration with the German Marshall Fund Of The United States, the Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences and the Goethe-Institut

Im Schatten der Macht / In the Shadow of Power

June 10, 2004
Goethe-Institut, Washington DC

'The Burning Wall' (USA 2002) and the History of the DDR

January 24, 2004
Film Screening and Panel Discussion at the Avalon Theater
Sponsored by the Goethe Institut Washington, the GHI, and the German American Center for American Studies

Across the Bridge: GIs in Germany

October 17, 2001
Pre-release Film Screening at the GHI
Conveners: Robert P. Grathwol (Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Washington DC), Christof Mauch (GHI), Philipp Gassert (University of Heidelberg)