Film Series

Saturday, October 06, 2007
Rebels with a Cause: The Cinema of East Germany

Part of Rebels with a Cause: The Cinema of East Germany

Date + Time

Saturday, October 06, 2007
3:00 p.m.


Phyllis Wattis Theater


News from the West. Harald Röbbeling, 1955, 8 min.
Carbide and Sorrel, Frank Beyer, 1963, 80 min.

An usually comic film set at the end of World War II, News from the West is the lighthearted story of Kalle in his travels north from Dresden. It screens with Carbide and Sorrel for a double dose of commentary on the American and Soviet relationships with Germany.

Admission + Ticketing

$5 general, students, and seniors; free for SFMOMA members or with Museum admission (requires free ticket, which can be picked up in the Haas Atrium). Tickets are available at the Museum (with no surcharge) or online.

Copresented with Goethe-Institut San Francisco, with support from Lufthansa. Originally organized by The Museum of Modern Art, New York, and Goethe-Institut New York in collaboration with the DEFA Film Library at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

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