Hollywood’s historic Egyptian Theatre hosted the German Currents Film Festival, bringing the cutting edge of German cinema to a West Coast audience. The festival opened with award-winning biopic Gundermann by acclaimed German director Andreas Dresen.
Julian Rosefeldt’s Manifesto (2015) is displayed as a singular work as part of the Manifesto: Art x Agency group exhibition that examines the art historical impact of artist manifestos from the 20th century to present day.
Hirshhorn Museum curator Stéphane Aquin talks about the exhibition Manifesto: Art x Agency featuring Julian Rosefeldt’s acclaimed multi-channel video installation Manifesto with Cate Blanchett.
German actress Sibel Kekilli talks about her role as Shae in Game of Thrones and about differences in how German and American actors approach their job – to the benefit both sides!
Berlin-based dance crew Flying Steps are giving break dancing a unique twist. Their performances feature an eclectic mix of hip-hop and classical music by composers like Johann Sebastian Bach.