In commemoration of the 200th anniversary of the first publication of Grimm’s Fairy Tales in 1812, the Goethe-Institut, in cooperation with Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital, is pleased to present ten new family-friendly fairy tale film adaptations originally produced for German public television (ARD).
Film adaptations of the following fairy tales will be screened on ten Sundays at 2 pm from 30 September – 9 December 2012. All films are approximately 60 minutes long and will be shown in German with English subtitles. These films have not yet been rated. They are appropriate for adults and children of all ages who understand German or are able to read English subtitles.
Sunday, 30 September, 2 pm: Cinderella (Aschenputtel)
Sunday, 7 October, 2 pm: The Town Musicians of Bremen (Bremer Stadtmusikanten)
Sunday, 14 October, 2 pm: Sleeping Beauty (Dornröschen)
Sunday, 21 October, 2 pm: Mother Hulda (Frau Holle)
Sunday, 28 October, 2 pm: The Frog King (Froschkönig)
Sunday, 4 November, 2 pm: Rapunzel
Sunday, 11 November, 2 pm: Snow White (Schneewittchen)
Sunday, 18 November, 2 pm: The Valiant Little Tailor (Das tapfere Schneiderlein)
Sunday, 2 December, 2 pm: Puss in Boots (Der gestiefelte Kater)
Sunday, 9 December, 2 pm: The Wishing Table (Tischlein, deck' dich)
All screenings are free and open to the public.
In order to help us plan better, please RSVP by calling 202-549-4172 or clicking here.
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