German Film Festival in Adelaide
Presented by Palace in collaboration with German Films, the 2022 German Film Festival’s full programme has been revealed.
The festival will feature a standout selection of twenty-six films screening from 2 – 22 June 2022 at Palace Nova Eastend and Palace Nova Prospect Cinema. New German cinema direct from European festivals, a celebratory retro sidebar, Kino for Kids and new Austrian and Swiss cinema all take centre stage.
Kino for Kids:
The Goethe-Institut is pleased to present the popular sidebar “Kino for Kids”, films especially curated for children, teens and families.
Below are the films showing for kids this year:
Mission Ulja Funk
Age suitability: middle years
12-year-old astronomy geek Ulja, armed with a stolen hearse and a classmate as driver, journeys across Eastern Europe to monitor the impact of an asteroid.
A Secret Book of Friendship – The Greatest Adventure of their Life (Natchwald)
Age suitability: family
Two boys set out on a search for a legendary cave in the Black Forest during their summer holidays in this tender story.
School of Magical Animals (Die Schule der magischen Tiere)
Age suitability: early/middle years
A live-action family film that centres on the new girl at an unusual school, where the children receive a magical animal as a companion.
Tales of Franz (Die Geschichten vom Franz)
Age suitability: family
Family comedy based on Christine Nöstlinger’s bestselling book series about a primary school student, the smallest in his class, who seeks the advice of an influencer much to the scepticism of his best friends.
The Wall Between Us (Zwischen uns die Mauer)
Age suitability: senior years
When Anna from West Germany and GDR citizen Philipp meet in East Berlin in the mid-1980s, it is love at first sight, but the love-struck teenagers are separated by the heavily guarded border.
For more information and all enquiries please visit the German Film Festival website
What: German Film Festival
When: Thursday 2 – Wednesday 22 June 2022 | check program online for movie times
Where: Palace Nova Eastend (3 Cinema Place, Adelaide) & Palace Nova Prospect (98 Prospect Rd, Prospect)
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