Wolfgang Kohlhaase

Presentation

In the 1950s, he started out as a journalist and explored the streets of Berlin as a source for his stories. Since then, Wolfgang Kohlhaase has written prose and, above all, screenplays that have been adapted by East and West German directors such as Gerhard Klein, Konrad Wolf, Bernhard Wicki and, most recently, Andreas Dresen. His dialogues are known for their laconicism; historicity always resonates.

The evening’s guests expanding on Kohlhaase’s work are Bastienne Voss and Ines Burdow, who will read from the last volume of prose, along with Eberhard Geick and Stefanie Eckert.

Tuesday, 21 Sep 2021

Reading, talk, DVD and film presentation

7 pm: Wolfgang Kohlhaase: DEFA-Filme 1953–1988, presentation of the DVD edition

8:30 pm: Der nackte Mann auf dem Sportplatz, directed by Konrad Wolf, OmU, 101 min, GDR 1973

In German

€ 6/4

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