German Currents San Diego, celebrating its 6th Annual Festival of German Film, has unveiled a lineup of award-winning German feature films for this year’s festival. Presented by the German American San Diego Foundation, the festival will showcase five screenings in Balboa Park on October 22-23.
On Saturday, Oct 22, the festival will kick off with the screening of “Me And Kaminski” at the San Diego Natural History Museum’s state-of-the-art Kaplan movie theater, followed by a Q&A with director Wolfgang Becker and a gala reception with German food and drinks.
The brilliant tragic comedy “Me and Kaminski” also sees Becker reunited with Daniel Bruehl, his star from “Good Bye Lenin!” On Sunday, October 23, the festival will continue with two family matinee screenings at the Museum of Photographic Arts (MOPA).
Also playing on Sunday, October 23 is the film HEIDI, OFFLINE – Are you ready for the next level?, 24 WOCHEN (24 Weeks) and ICH BIN DANN MAL WEG (I’m Off Then: Losing and Finding Myself on the Camino de Santiago).
All films are presented in German with English subtitles.