100 YEARS “FILM CITY WEIßENSEE” FESTIVAL
19:30 – 20:00 EXHIBITION / BOOK PRESENTATION: HERRRRREINSPAZIERT
This exhibition looks at four chapters in the history of the film location Weissensee between 1913 and 1929 as well as the beginnings of cinematography and focuses on film productions of the expressionist movement, as well as epic films including “THE CABINET OF DR CALIGARI (1919/20),” THE SPIDER ” (1919) and “THE INDIAN TOMB” (1921).
20:30 ABSINTH APERITIF SOIREE: 100 JAHRE FILMSTADT WEIßENSEE
The popular event series is back, with a focus on the Berlin film scene of the 1920’s which brought us our beautiful theater!
Join us for an absinth drenched evening, enveloping you inside an expressionist silent film, in which you yourself are a character…
16MM FILM: Excerpts from Berlin expressionist short films of the early 1920’s on original 16mm footage (not digital) and vintage projector
MISS NATASHA ENQUIST: cabaret styling on the accordion with a sense of nostalgia, mystery, hypnosis and romance
SARAH GRETHER: Dancer, choreographer and performer presenting a specially styled act celebrating 1920’s Berlin
GREGOR GRACIANO: Pianist and cabaret artist extrodinaire tickles the keys to get your feet moving
MARLENE VON STEENVAG: ‘Germany’s most glamorous Burlesque Artist’ presents her roaring Berlin 1920’s act, “Opiumbath”
1920’s attire encouraged!
Festival Pass 25€
And check out our other events:
Friday, Dec. 6: Swing with “Dizzybirds” & Vintage Film