Self-Access Centre - German - TV Documentaries

Al Murray's German Adventure Episode 1

BBC 4 , , 2010
Comedian Al Murray embarks on a journey to discover the real Germany. In this two-part documentary, Al sets out to discover the truth behind the wartime jokes and banter that still plague all things German. In a breathtaking journey through one of Germany's coldest winters, he discovers a country of warm and welcoming people and two centuries of stunning arts and culture.
  • English subtitles
  • 60

Being German

BBC , , 2009
Ten short stories about the everyday lives of children in Germany.
  • No subtitles
  • 34

Berlin - Ruined Visions

BBC 4 , , 2010
The story of Berlin and its buildings is one of visionary creation and terrible destruction, of human ambition and delusion. From the 19th-century architect Karl Friedrich Schinkel to the Bauhaus pioneers of Modernism and the rebuilding of the city after the fall of the Wall, it is a city that has always looked to the future.
  • English subtitles
  • 60

Deutschland 09 - 13 kurze Filme zur Lage der Nation

Arte , , 2009
Thirteen German directors present short films exploring the state of their country.
  • French subtitles
  • 151