Retrospective, Berlinale Classics & Homage

Feb 11, 2020
Berlinale Classics & Retrospektive: Events

The screening schedule will be complemented by eight special events. As part of the Berlinale Classics section, there will be a presentation of the restoration work on Das Wachsfigurenkabinett (Waxworks, Germany 1924), and a discussion of how the Holocaust was portrayed in post-war Eastern European films, using the examples of Daleká cesta (Distant Journey, Czechoslovakia 1949) and Ostatni etap (The Last Stage, Poland 1948). In addition, the Deutsche Kinemathek will inaugurate its Jerry Lewis Archive with the ceremonial transfer of documents from his estate.

Friday, Feb 21, 3pm
Waxworks Restored to Old Glory with a New Sound (in German)

Saturday, Feb 22, 11am
The Foundation of a Jerry Lewis Archive

Sunday, Feb 23, 6pm
Imaging the Unimaginable. The Shoah in post-war, Eastern European films

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February 11, 2020