German Film Series in Term 2

The German Film Series returns in Term 2! Our first screening is scheduled for the end of the month:

Styx
2018, dir. Wolfgang Fischer
A vacation turns serious when a sailing trip across the seas turns into a rescue mission. A wealthy person’s uninhibited traversing across sea waters is juxtaposed to refugees crossing the seas.

Refreshments are provided during the screenings. All films are screened with English subtitles. The screening room is accessible for wheelchairs and a gender-neutral washroom is nearby.

February 24, 2020
5:00 p.m.
Buchanan Tower 997
More information: https://cenes.ubc.ca/GermanFilmSeries

Die Feuerzangenbowle at the Vancouver Alpen Club

Save the date for this upcoming screening of the German classic movie “Die Feuerzangenbowle!” The event is organized by the German Consulate in Vancouver in cooperation with the Vancouver Alpen Club. The film is a German classic from the year 1944. It tells the story of a successful author who decides to disguise himself as a young man and return to school. The movie will be great fun, and the Alpen Club is kindly offering complimentary cake and coffee!

Location: Vancouver Alpen Club, 4875 Victoria Drive
Date: Saturday, 22 February
Time: 3:00pm to 6:00pm

German Singing Hour in 2019 Winter Term

The German Singing Hour returns in the 2019 winter term. Beginning January 15th, we will meet every Wednesday at 5:00pm to practice our German by singing easy tunes. You need not be a professional singer to participate, nor is advanced German proficiency a requirement – all you need is enthusiasm! The sessions take place in Buchanan 997, our classroom in the sky. Click here for additional information.

German Film Series in Term 2

The German Film Series returns in Term 2! Our first screening is scheduled for the end of the month:

We are Young, We are Strong (Wir sind jung, wir sind stark)
2015, dir. Burhan Qurbani
A group of friends struggles with anger, disillusionment, and disorientation in the aftermath of the Berlin Wall. Their existential issues lead to racist violence.

January 20, 2020
5:00 p.m.
Buchanan Tower 997
More information: https://cenes.ubc.ca/GermanFilmSeries

German Singing Hour in 2019 Fall Term

The German Singing Hour returns in the 2019 winter term. Beginning January 15th, we will meet every Wednesday at 5:00pm to practice our German by singing easy tunes. You need not be a professional singer to participate, nor is advanced German proficiency a requirement – all you need is enthusiasm! The sessions take place in Buchanan 997, our classroom in the sky. Click here for additional information.