German Short Film Night 2021

Show Me Shorts and Goethe-Institut New Zealand present an evening of experimental German short films co-curated with Oberhausen International Short Film Festival – one of the oldest and most respected short film festivals in the world. Join us to celebrate the cinema of Germany.

There are six short films by top German filmmakers:

  1. Der Natürliche Tod der Maus (The Natural Death of a Mouse) directed by Katharina Huber
  2. The Ghosts We Left at Home directed by Faris Alrjoob
  3. Nackenwirbel (Minae Minae) directed by Die Glitzies
  4. Passage directed by Ann Oren
  5. SUGAR directed by Bjørn Melhus
  6. If There Is Love, You Will Take It directed by Daniel Hopp

Screening in Auckland: 7pm Tuesday 4 May at The Kingslander, 470 New North Road, Kingsland

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Screening in Wellington:  7pm Wednesday 5 May at Southern Cross Garden Bar, 39 Abel Smith Street.

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Language: German (with English subtitles)

Run Time: approx 91-minutes

Thank you to Oberhausen International Short Film Festival for the films.

Thank you to Goethe-Institut New Zealand and Wellington City Council for supporting this project.