Unity Day

DGC’s annual Unity Day celebration – A contemporary witness of the peaceful revolution in 1989 reports directly from Leipzig! Originally an East German underground journalist and civil rights activist, Siegbert Schefke became...

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Film Discussion “The White Ribbon”

The White Ribbon (Das weiße Band)  is a 2009 black-and-white German-language drama film written and directed by Michael Haneke. It is a ghost story without a ghost, a whodunnit without a denouement, a historical parable without a lesson, and for two and a half...

Film Discussion: Little Dieter Needs to Fly

Join our discussion of Werner Herzog`s stunning German-British-French documentary film “Little Dieter Needs to Fly” (1997). A Surviving Misery of Two Wars. German-American Dieter Dengler discusses his service as a U.S. naval pilot in the Vietnam War. Dengler also...