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German Movie Night

Thursdays at 9pm
Bishop Quad, Leupp Hall, Hogwarts Lounge
College Avenue

All German movies shown at the German Movie Night have English subtitles. Admission is free, and the door is open to everyone! Please click on the title for more information about the film.


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Thursday, September 28
Der Schuh des Manitu
Michael Herbig (2001)

Thursday, October 5
Volker Schlöndorff (1970/2014)

Thursday, October 12
Gegen die Wand
Fatih Akin (2004)

Thursday, October 19
Traumschiff Surprise
Michael Herbig (2004)

Thursday, October 26
Der Baader Meinhof Komplex
Uli Edel (2008)

Thursday, November 2
Good Bye, Lenin!
Wolfgang Becker (2003)

Thursday, November 9
Klappe Cowboy!
Ulfe Behrens, Timo Jacobs (2012)

Thursday, November 16
Fack Ju Göht
Bora Dagtekin (2013)

Thursday, November 30
Fack Ju Göhte 2
Bora Dagtekin (2015)

Thursday, December 7
A collection of short films that are often featured during the holidays in Germany


Previous Screenings

Spring 2017

Wednesday, January 25
Halbe Treppe
Andreas Dresen (2002)

Wednesday, February 1
Welt am Draht (World on a Wire)
Rainer Werner Fassbinder (1973)

Wednesday, February 8
Nosferatu: Phantom der Nacht (Nosferatu: Phantom of the Night) 
Werner Herzog (1979)

Wednesday, February 15
Gegen die Wand
Fatih Akin (2004)

Wednesday, March 22
Werner Schroeter (1991)

Wednesday, March 29
Ulrich Seidl (2007)

Wednesday, April 12
Workingman's Death
Michael Glawogger (2005)

Wednesday, April 26
The Invention of Lying
Ricky Gervais (2009)

Fall 2016

Wednesday, September 14
Philipp Stolzl (2008)

Wednesday, September 21
The American Friend
Wim Wenders (1977)

Wednesday, September 28
Mutter Küsters Fahrt zum Himmel
Rainer Werner Fassbinder (1975)

Wednesday, October 5
Deutschland im Herbst
Rainer Werner Fassbinder (1978)

Wednesday, October 12
Sonne Halt
Ferry Radax (1962)

Wednesday, October 19
Code Unknown (Michael Haneke, 2000), Malina (Werner Schroeter, 1991) or Gegen die Wand (Faith Akin, 2004)
[we'll vote and decide which film suits the audience -- trailers will be shown]

Wednesday, October 26
The Forest Trees
Maren Ade (2003)

Wednesday, November 2
Das Boot
Wolfgang Petersen (1981)

Spring 2016

Thursday, January 28
Oh Boy (A Coffee in Berlin)
Jan Ole Gerster (2014)

Thursday, February 4
Christina Petzold (2014)

Thursday, February 11
Der dritte Mann (The Third Man)
Carol Reed (1949)

Thursday, February 18
Fritz Lang (1931)

Thursday, February 25
Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes (Aguirre, the Wrath of God)
Werner Herzog (1972)

Thursday, March 3
Nosferatu: Phantom der Nacht (Nosferatu: Phantom of the Night) 
Werner Herzog (1979)

Thursday, March 10
Werner Herzog (1979)

Thursday, March 24
Christian Petzold (2003) 

Thursday, March 31
Welt am Draht (World on a Wire)
Rainer Werner Fassbinder (1973)

Thursday, April 7
Das schreckliche Mädchen (The Nasty Girl)
Michael Verhoeven (1990)

Thursday, April 14
Die Welle (The Wave)
Dennis Gansel (2008)

Thursday, April 21
Christiane F. - Wir Kinder vom Bahnhof Zoo
Uli Edel (1981)

Thursday, April 28
Nordwand (North Face)
Philipp Stötzl (2008)

More dates & films coming soon!

Fall 2015

Wednesday, September 16
Lola rennt (Run Lola Run)
Tom Tykwer (1998)

Wednesday, September 23
Abschied von Gestern (Yesterday Girl)
Alexander Kluge (1966)

Wednesday, September 30
The Marriage of Maria Braun
Rainer Werner Fassbinder (1979)

Wednesday, October 7
Tim Fehlbaum (2011)

Wednesday, October 14
Deutschland im Herbst (Germany in Autumn)
Various directors (1978)

Wednesday, October 21
Die Wand (The Wall)
Julian Pölsler (2012)

Wednesday, October 28

Wednesday, November 4
Die Blechtrommel (The Tin Drum)
Volker Schlöndorff (1979)

Wednesday, November 11
Volker Schlöndorff (1970/2014)

Wednesday, November 18
Auf der anderen Seit (Edge of Heaven)
Drama (2007), dir. Fatih Akin

Wednesday, December 2
Spur der Steine (Trace of Stones)
Frank Beyer (1966)

Wednesday, December 9
Deutschland 09 - 13 kurze Filme zur Lage der Nation
Various directors (2009)

Spring 2015

Wednesday, January 28
Oh Boy (A Coffee in Berlin)
Jan Ole Gerster (2014)

Wednesday, February 4
Die Schwabenkinder (The Children of Swabia)
Jo Baier (2003)

Wednesday, February 11
Frauke Finsterwalder (2013)

Wednesday, Febrary 18
Müll im Garden Eden (Garbage in the Garden of Eden)
Fatih Akin (2012)

Wednesday, February 25
Milchwald (In This Very Moment)
Christoph Hochhäusler (2003)

Wednesday, March 4
Indien (India)
Josef Hader (1993)

Wednesday, March 25
Volker Schlöndorff (1970/2014)

*Monday, March 30
Der Schuh des Manitu (Manitou's Shoe)
Michael Herbig (2001)

Wednesday, April 8
Die Wand (The Wall)
Julian Pölsler (2012)

Wednesday, April 15
The Marriage of Maria Braun
Rainer Werner Fassbinder (1979)

Wednesday, April 22
Berlin Calling
Hannes Stöhr (2008)

Fall 2014

Wednesday, September 10
Knockin' on Heaven's Door
Thomas Jahn (1997)

Wednesday, September 24
Ernst Marischka (1955)
Wednesday, October 8
Das Leben ist eine Baustelle (Life is All You Get)
Wolfgang Becker (1997)
Wednesday, October 22
Das Boot
Wolfgang Petersen (1981)
Wednesday, October 29
Das Boot (continued)
Wolfgang Petersen (1981)
Monday, November 5
Josef Hader (2004)
Wednesday, November 12
Der Himmel über Berlin (Wings of Desire)
Wim Wenders (1987)
Wednesday, November 19
Fack Ju Göhte
Bora Dagtekin (2013)
Haral Reinl (1962)

Spring 2014

Monday, February 10
Leander Haussmann (1999)

Monday, February 17
Die Fälscher
Stefan Ruzowitzky (2007)

Monday, February 24
Good Bye Lenin!
Wolfgang Becker (2003)

Wednesday, March 5
Wir Kinder vom Bahnhof Zoo
Uli Edel (1981)

Monday, March 10
What to Do in Case of Fire
Gregor Schnitzler (2001)

Wednesday, March 26
Doctor Mabuse, the Gambler
Fritz Lang (1922)

Wednesday, April 2
Eyes Wide Shut
Stanley Kubrick (1999)

Monday, April 7
Max and Moritz Reloaded
Thomas Frydetzki, Annette Stefan (2005)

Monday, April 14
Ulrich Seidl (2007)

Wednesday, April 23
The Matrix
The Wachowski Brothers (1999)

Fall 2013

September 11
Christian Petzold (2007)

September 18
Götz Spielmann (2008)

September 25
Der letzte Mann (The Last Laugh)
Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau (1924)

October 2
Hilfe! (Help, I'm a Boy!)
Oliver Dommenget (2002)

October 9
Die Dreigroschenoper (The Three Penny Opera)
Georg Wilhelm Pabst (1931)

October 16
Lola rennt (Run Lola Run)
Tom Tykwer (2002)

October 23
Unser täglich Brot (Our Daily Bread)
Nikolaus Geyrhalter (2005)

October 30
Ulrich Seidl (2007)

November 6
Best of Vienna Independent Shorts
u.a. Mara Mattuschka (2010-2013)

November 13
Christian Petzold (2012)

November 20
Die Spur der Steine

December 4
Der Tunnel
Roland Suso Richter (2001)

Spring 2013

February 14
Fritz Lang, 1931

February 21
Wolfgang Staudte, 1949

February 28
Der Untertan (Man of Straw)
Wolfgang Staudte, 1951

March 7
Paris, Texas
Wim Wenders, 1984

March 14
The Baader Meinhof Complex
Uli Edel, 2008

March 28
Die Fälscher (The Counterfeiters)
Stefan Ruzowitsky, 2007

April 4
Der Räuber (The Robber)
Benjamin Heisenberg, 2010

April 11
Götz Spielmann, 2008

April 18
The Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call - New Orleans
Werner Herzog, 2009

April 25

May 2
My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done
Werner Herzog, 2009

Fall 2012

October 04
Clash by Night
Fritz Lang

October 11
Germany in Autumn
Alexander Luge, Rainer Werner Fassbinder

October 18
The American Friend
Wim Wenders

October 25
Götz Spielmann

November 01
The Black Cat
Edgar Ulmer

November 08
Scarlet Street
Fritz Lang

November 15
Der Verlorene
Peter Lorre

November 29
Ulrich Seidl

December 06
The White Ribbon
Michael Haneke


Auf der anderen Seite (The Edge of Heaven)

Drama (2007), dir. Fatih Akin 

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