DEFA Film Library
at the University of Massachusetts Amherst
Cinema of East Germany
Teaching and Research
Conferences at the DEFA Film Library - The DEFA Film Library has hosted several major international conferences.
DEFA Film Criticism in English: An Anthology - a collection of 21 essays, some published only here, that address genre, women's cinema and DEFA's cinematic history.
DEFA Memories: '89-'90 We Remember... - Stories about the night the wall came down
East German Summer Film Institute -
biannual week-long series of workshops and film screenings for educators and researchers.
General Reference Works - Sorted by category is a selection of basic resources published on cinema in East Germany.
Links - DEFA and East German links on the Internet.
Newsletter - The Newsletter is mailed out to the Library's mailing list and will also be posted on our website.
Other Archives and Study Centers - contact information for additional institutions with holdings about cinema in East Germany.
Syllabi - sample syllabi, reading lists, screening schedules and descriptions of courses taught by educators who have included DEFA films in their teaching.
Viewers Guides - a collection of special educational topics.
Workshops - organized by the DEFA Film Library at events sponsored by the American Association of Teachers of German.
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