PROGRAM, Friday, August 7
GREECE IN GERMAN MEDIA: discussion with Robert Misik, Georg Diez and Harald Schumann
Whether it’s on the TV shows of Anne Will and Günther Jauch, or on Spiegel Online or in DIE ZEIT –Greece and European austerity policies are being discussed everywhere. How does the media create the narratives of guilt and how does it portray the new Greek government? Critical observers discuss the image of Greece in the German media.
free entrance, P1
STO SPITI (AT HOME) (2014): Film by Athanasios Karanikolas
STO SPITI is a tender melodrama with big images about a housekeeper working for an upper class Greek couple and their daughter. When she’s diagnosed with a serious illness, and the man of the house runs into financial difficulties due to the economic crisis, she loses her job. But the relationships between top and bottom, domestic and foreign, are not as they seem at first.
6,50 Euro, Alabama Kino, 103 Min., Greek with German subtitles