New Films from Germany

Join Amherst Cinema and the Goethe-Institut Boston for New Films from Germany.

Titles play once a month on Sundays at 10:30am and are announced 4-6 weeks in advance. All films are FREE to Amherst Cinema Members!

The summer of 1979, in Thuringia. Two families forge a daring plan: flee with a self-built hot-air balloon from East Germany to the West in what might be the most spectacular escape attempt from East Germany ever attempted.
Sun, 9/15
The origin story of Hape Kerkeling, one of Germany's most beloved contemporary comedians.
Sun, 10/13