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12 heißt: Ich liebe dich - Auf der Suche nach dem Vernehmer - Part 1 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Germany

"12 heißt: Ich liebe dich" is a made-for-TV film about the consequences of having lived in the GDR. As Bettina Kramer makes call after call, it becomes clear that she is a woman with a difficult past.

12 heißt: Ich liebe dich - Auf der Suche nach dem Vernehmer - Part 2 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Germany

After a party at their house, Bettina and her husband are awakened by Stasi agents at the door, who arrest them.

12 heißt: Ich liebe dich - Auf der Suche nach dem Vernehmer - Part 3 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Germany

After being separated from her husband, Bettina is questioned about her connections to West Berlin.

12 heißt: Ich liebe dich - Zeit für Erinnerungen - Part 1 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Germany

Jan, now an accountant, receives a letter from Bettina regarding the eight months she spent in prison in 1985.

Alexander Hauff - Showreel - Part 1 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Enjoy this comedic scene from the short “Hombres” with German actor Alexander Hauff.

Alexander Hauff - Showreel - Part 2 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Here you can watch the second part of Alexander Hauff 's show reel. Enjoy!

Alexander Hauff - Showreel - Part 3 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Viewer Discretion Advised

In this third and final segment, we get another sample from the German actor Alexander Hauff's film and screen repertoire. Viel Spaß!

Das Lügenbüro - Die Bewerbung - Part 1 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Germany

When Eva Sonntag gets hired for a job, the email goes to the wrong person, who then decides to assume the identity of Eva Sonntag. What could go wrong?

Das Lügenbüro - Die Bewerbung - Part 2 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Germany

Suspicious that the new co-worker is forging her identity, one of the workers talks with the real Eva Sonntag.

Das Lügenbüro - Die Bewerbung - Part 3 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Germany

As it turns out, the fake Eva Sonntag is not the only imposter in the office.

Der Struwwelpeter - Hans Guck-in-die-Luft View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany Middle High German

Johnnie Head-In-the-Air is one of the famous stories from the children’s book “Der Struwwelpeter,” written by Frankfurt doctor Heinrich Hoffmann in 1845.

Der Struwwelpeter - Der fliegende Robert View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Germany

_The Story of the Flying Robert_ is another one from Heinrich Hoffmann's famous children's book _Der Struwwelpeter_, published in 1845.

Der Struwwelpeter - Ausschnitte View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Germany

Der Struwwelpeter, known famously in English as “Shockheaded Peter”, is a brutal set of stories from the 19th century intended to terrify children into behaving.
In 1891, Mark Twain wrote “Slovenly Peter”, his own translation of the book.
This video selection, made in the 1950s, adds a fantastic, surreal element to what is already a bizarre selection of tales. Copyright: RheinMainTV.

Die Klasse - Berlin '61 - Part 1 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Germany Berlinian

Die Klasse – Berlin '61 is a docudrama about a class of students who commuted from East Berlin to the West on a daily basis to attend school, and the consequences of the construction of the Berlin Wall. The story is told through interviews as well as reenacted scenes.

Die Klasse - Berlin '61 - Part 2 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Germany Berlinian

Even though adolescents who were denied the right to attend high school in East Berlin could find ways to continue their education in the West, neither the commute nor the social dynamics were easy.

Die Klasse - Berlin '61 - Part 3 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Germany Berlinian

The students at the Kepler School can spend their evenings out in West Berlin as well, but are constantly dealing with the boundaries.

Die Klasse - Berlin '61 - Part 4 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Germany Berlinian

As rumors began that the border was to be closed, the students began to wonder how their studies and lives would progress.

Die Klasse - Berlin '61 - Part 5 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Germany

Smuggling items to relatives who had left Berlin was a difficult mission. At the same time, it often seemed difficult to completely comprehend how high the stakes would be.

Die Klasse - Berlin '61 - Part 6 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Germany

Outside of the classroom, the students who travelled to the West for school were confronted with important life decisions and their consequences.

Die Klasse - Berlin '61 - Part 7 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Germany

Tough decisions had to be made as the future became more and more uncertain. Even the annual class trip required students living in the East to travel separately.

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