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IFFF Dortmund+Köln on tour / 27th to 30th September in Halle »What we filmed: Women directors with East German perspectives« – film series

Our last year’s focus program is evolving. On the occasion of the reunification celebrations on October 3rd in Halle (Saale), the Bundeskunststiftung (Federal Cultural Foundation) invited us to present a series of films there.

Under the title »What we filmed – women directors with East German perspectives« we are showing works by women directors from three generations. The film series brings together perspectives, experiences and memories that have been neglected in public discourse for over 30 years. With films by Tina Bara, Julius Günzel, Susann Maria Hempel, Kerstin Honeit, Juliane Jaschnow, Ines Johnson-Spain, Therese Koppe, Helke Misselwitz, Maja Nagel, Angelika Nguyen, Phương Thanh Nguyễn, Petra Tschörtner and others.

Following the film screenings, there will be an opportunity to talk to the participating artists and the curator Betty Schiel.

27th to 30th September 2021, Zazie Kino & Bar, always from 7:00 p.m.; Complete program (in German)

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A series of events organized by the Federal Cultural Foundation in cooperation with the Zazie Kino & Bar in Halle (Saale), Internationales Frauen* Film Fest Dortmund+Köln and the Werkleitz Gesellschaft e.V.

Filmstill: Herzsprung by Helke Misselwitz (GER 1992) © DEFA-Stiftung