German-Chilean Film as Transnational Cultural Heritage: Workshop and Film Series

Claudia Sandberg Announcement
Subject Fields
German History / Studies, Film and Film History, European History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies

Day 1

Chilean Film in the GDR and its Afterlife

10:00am – 11:00am


Chilean Film Art in European Exile in the 1970s and 1980s (Claudia Sandberg)

11:00am - 12:15pm

Screening: Peliculas Escondidas. A Journey from Exile to Memory (Claudia Sandberg and Alejandro Areal Vélez, 2016)


12:15pm – 1pm

Lunch Break



Film Discussion (Andy Räder and Claudia Sandberg)


2pm – 3pm

DEFA “Chile” films and/in the project of recuperating cultural memory in contemporary Chile

(Isabel Mardones, Head of the Cinemateca, Goethe-Institut Santiago)



Lichtspieltheater Wundervoll

Shortfilm: Eine chilenische Hochzeit (A Chilean Wedding, 1977)

Feature: Blonder Tango (Blond Tango, 1986)

Introduction: Claudia Sandberg

Q&A: Andy Räder


Day 2

Port of Arrival Rostock: Teatro Lautaro


Formation of Teatro Lautaro at the Volkstheater Rostock

Claudia Sandberg and Andy Räder

Screening: Chile im Herzen (Chile in Our Hearts, TV broadcast, DFF1, 1974)


11:00am- 12:00pm

Q&A with Teresa Polle (actress, former members of Teatro Lautaro) and Carlos Medina (former head of Teatro Lautaro)



Lunch Break



Visit at the Volkstheater Rostock 



Lichtspieltheater Wundervoll

Shortfilm: Copihuito (1977)

Feature: Isabel auf der Treppe (Isabel on the Stairs, 1984)

Introduction: Claudia Sandberg

Q&A with Teresa Polle and Carlos Medina

Moderation: Andy Räder


Please note that this is an in-person event. The workshop language is German.

If you would like to participate, please register with Andy Räder ( or Claudia Sandberg ( 


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