Videos
Showing 1-8 of 8 Totaling 0 hours 24 minutes

Die Corona-Krise - Zusammen bewegen gegen Corona View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

In this German PSA, Javelin throw world champions Johannes Vetter and Christina Obergföll recall the Corona winter of 2020. They longed to be training outdoors while the government was ordering everyone to stay home. After some lazy months of lockdown, they eventually found a way to keep fit.

Umfragen - Wie fühlt es sich an, hübsch zu sein? View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany South German

In their first survey, the youth editors at the Neue Württembergische Zeitung asked passersby in Göppingen (a town southeast of Stuttgart) how it feels to be beautiful. The pedestrians were surprised, touched, and flattered by this question!

Rhein-Main Ferien - 360 Jump in Dietzenbach View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

RheinMainTv reporter Maike Dickhaus takes us to 360 Jump, Hesse’s first trampoline arena. Located in the town of Dietzenbach, the facility offers 240 square meters of bouncy bliss — fun for young and old alike!

Extra 3 - Dr. Likeys Social-Media-Land View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

The weekly political satire show “extra 3" presents a series of retro-style animated shorts addressing critical issues. Social media works because people are addicted to validation and likes — especially children and teenagers. Sandy is a self-possessed and savvy pre-teen, but she's not immune to the pull of social media and the approval of her peers.

Cettina erklärt - Sitten und Bräuche - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

Learn about traditional East Frisian costumes, German greetings and codes of conduct, and amusing proverbs in Part II of Cettina’s video on customs and traditions.

Cettina erklärt - Sitten und Bräuche - Part 1 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

What kinds of customs and traditions are characteristic of Germany? What are some common stereotypes about Germans? Find out the answers to these questions and more in this video. Enjoy!

Die Stadt Gießen - Landkarte sorgt für Abkühlung

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany Hessian

German summers are getting hotter and hotter — but the Environmental Agency in the small city of Giessen, in the state of Hesse, has come up with an innovative tool for helping residents keep cool: a special city map! Copyright: Deutsche Presse Agentur [The German Press Agency]

Coronavirus - Drei Musiker geben Ballonkonzert über Cloppenburg View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

To draw attention to the difficult situation facing artists during the corona pandemic, the three musicians of the Crackerjacks gave a special concert above the town of Cloppenburg in Lower Saxony — in a hot-air balloon, at an altitude of roughly three hundred meters! Giant loudspeakers were hung from the basket, filling the skies with the acoustic cover band’s uplifting music. Copyright: Deutsche Presse Agentur [The German Press Agency]

Are you sure you want to delete this comment? You will not be able to recover it.