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Film: 'Tamara' by Peter Kahane

Event Details

October 17, 2017
7:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center

Room: S240

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
DEFA Film Library

Tamara Danz (1952-96) was East Germany’s answer to Janis Joplin and Tina Turner. The charismatic and rebellious lead singer of the rock band Silly was an icon for a whole generation of young people. This film chronicles a remarkable period in the history of East German rock with concert clips, rarely shown archival material and moving interviews.

Introduction by Sara Jackson, German and Scandinavian Studies.


The Integrative Learning Center is located in the center of campus, between the campus pond and the Campus Center.

Event Category

Film Film Screening