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

Rostock, Germany, 4.-5. July 2022

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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