Shoah, source: Arsenal Distribution
Monday, 27 Jan
Film Screening

10 am




Documentary by Claude Lanzmann (FR 1985, 569 min., OV with subtitles)

Break: 2:30 – 3:30 pm

Free admission

Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp shortly after liberation in 1945. Photo © Stanisław Mucha, CC-BY-SA 3.0
Wednesday, 29 Jan
Film and Talk

6 pm



Zeugen – Aussagen zum Mord an einem Volk

Film by Karl Fruchtmann

Talk with Doron Kiesel, Ruth Preusse, Andres Veiel, Lea Wohl von Haselberg

In German

Free admission

Production of the Berlinale Bear at the Hermann Noack Foundry, © Pablo Ocqueteau / Berlinale 2019
Wednesday, 12 Feb
Academy Discussions

8 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

14th Academy Discussion What are Film Festivals for?

With Jeanine Meerapfel, Carlo Chatrian, Thierry Frémaux (tbc) and Karel Och

In English

With simultaneous translation into German and French

€ 6/4

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Film poster © Akademie der Künste, art collection
Sunday, 16 Feb
Film and Talk

2:30 pm



Cinema from Cuba Political Identity and the Freedom of Narration


2:30 pm: Lucía (CUB 1968, 160 min., OV/GeS)

6 pm: Memorias del subdesarrollo (CUB 1968, 97 Min., OV/GeS)

Discussion with Arturo Sotto

In Spanish and German

€ 6/4

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The March / April programme will be released from mid-February 2020.