Film Screening: "Dusk: 1950s East Berlin Bohemia "

Event Details

June 17, 2018
7:15 pm-10:00 pm

Isenberg School of Management

Room: 137

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission

NEH Institute Opening and DVD Release

Dusk: 1950s East Berlin Bohemia | Intro by Sky Arndt-Briggs, UMass Amherst

Dämmerung: Die Ostberliner Bohème der 50er Jahre

(Germany, 1993, dir. Peter Voigt, 93 min., color&b/w, doc., EN ST)

Reflections and conversations with a group of East German artists who frequented the Ganymed restaurant near Brecht’s legendary Berliner Ensemble—the hub of East Berlin’s early avant-garde arts scene during the 1950s. Presented by the Goethe-Institut Boston.