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Vienna 1900: Recollections of a Viennese Girl in Paris

  Jean-Louis Fournier’s film revisits Imperial Vienna at the turn of the century, a time and place that exploded in social and political change. This program recounts how the opulent Read More

Bavaria It’s Yours! – Deutsches Museum Munich

  Discover the treasures of the largest museum of science and technology in the world: Deutsches Museum Munich.  Take an exciting tour through the history of energy, matter, communications and Read More

Making of the German Nation

  A complete geographical, political and social history of Germany from 1815 through 1985 using narration, still images, and original video footage.  (In English)

Bauhaus: The Face of the 20th Century

  This stunning program looks at the development of the Bauhaus and at the key figures involved in it—including the founder Walter Gropius, his successor Mies van der Rohe, László Read More

The Modern World: Ten Great Writers – Thomas Mann

  This ground-breaking video series combines drama, documentary and critical analysis by renowned authors and critics – including Anthony Burgess, V.S. Pritchett, and Frank Kermode – to illustrate the works Read More

Bertolt Brecht

  A documentary portrait of this bold theatrical innovator and his work. The program shows his roots and the theatrical and social background of his formative years, and analyzes the Read More


  Metamorphosis is an allegorical novella written by Franz Kafka which was first published in 1915. One of Kafka’s best-known works, Metamorphosis tells the story of salesman Gregor Samsa, who Read More

Look at this City

  This polemical documentary—using rare authentic images and newsreels from both sides—justifies the erection of the Berlin Wall on August 13, 1961. It represents West Berlin as the frontline of Read More

The History of the Volkswagen

  This revealing program looks at the history of the Volkswagen Beetle opening up the secret history of the World’s most popular car.  By the sixties, the Beetle had won Read More

Location: Neubrandenburg

  This professionally-produced documentary shot on location in Neubrandenburg, Germany, offers viewers a fascinating human perspective on daily life in post-Wende Germany.  Nine short portraits of citizens comprise the video.  Read More