The 15th German Film Fest, orchestrated by the Goethe-Institut Australia, is the key event for German culture in Australia’s arts calendar. Showcasing Germany’s thriving creative industry, the festival brings a fine selection of contemporary, award-winning, internationally acclaimed German-language movies with English subtitles to Australian cities, towns and their communities.

Screening across four capital cities, the German Film Fest 2016 have announced their dates

SYDNEY 15 – 29 November 
Chauvel Cinema / Palace Norton Street

MELBOURNE 17 – 30 November 
Palace Cinema Como / Kino Cinemas / Westgarth

CANBERRA 24 – 27 November 
Palace Electric

BRISBANE 25 – 30 November
Palace Barracks

They have also announced their opening and closing films, Goodbye Berlin (Akin, 2016) and Varieté (Dupont, 1925), both based on significant German novels. 

Full program to be announced in early October.

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