Deutsches Haus, 420 West 116th Street, NY, NY 10027
About the film series:
Our film series focuses on the Actor Daniel Brühl, who is also internationally known (Woman in Gold, Captain America, The Zookeeper's Wife, only to name 3) We will feature 3 of his German movies. Good bye Lenin is is part of our curriculum and we work with a couple of scenes in our Intermediate I classes.
All German movies shown at the German Movie Night have English subtitles. Admission is free and open to all CU ID-holders. There will be an instructor-led discussion following the presentation.
About the movie:
November 9: Ich und Kaminski, 2015, Comedy/Drama, 2h 4m. Based on Daniel Kehlmann's novel (2003), Ich und Kaminsiki.
Sebastian Zöllner, a cocky young writer, hopes to make his reputation and fortune by publishing a
biography of one of the greatest 20th-century painters, now blind and living in total seclusion. So
he travels to the Swiss Alps to interview Manuel Kaminski, who knew everybody in the art world. Zöllner's idea is to have a biography ready the moment Kaminski is dead.