december 2020, arsenal cinema

Temporary Closure

According to the guidelines of the Berlin Senate on further precautionary measures against the spread of the Corona virus, the Arsenal is cancelling all cinema screenings for the time being. Please visit our website and social media channels for further information.

december 2020, arsenal cinema

arsenal 3 in December

Still aus dem Film OF DUST AND RUBIES

In December Archive außer sich continues the program on arsenal 3 with films by Sudanese filmmaker, painter and poet Hussein Shariffe (1934–2005), which will be supplemented by panel discussions, which can be viewed online on the website of the Birkbeck Institute for the Moving Image.

Furthermore four films will be shown that were intended as a footnote to the homage to the actress Marina Vlady in the Arsenal cinema. The film series that was originally planned for December will be shown next year.

december 2020, berlinale forum

Berlinale Spotlight: 50 Years of the Forum in New York

As part of the Berlinale Spotlight series, the Arsenal iis presenting a selection taken from this year’s Berlinale Forum anniversary programme along with the German Film Office, an initiative of German Films and the Goethe-Institut New York. Together with film curators of the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), the Berlinale Forum has put together six programmes entitled "Comes the Revolution: The Berlinale Forum at 50", which can be seen online on the website of the Goethe-Institut from December 14 to 20.

arsenal cinema: FU Lecture Series: Film Studies, the Archive, and Difference

05:00 pm Cinema 2


Vorlesung von Sabine Nessel: Archäologie: mit Michel Foucault im Archiv

Lecture by Sabine Nessel: Archäologie: mit Michel Foucault im Archiv (in German language)

arsenal cinema: FU Lecture Series: Film Studies, the Archive, and Difference

06:00 pm Cinema 2


Moi, Pierre Rivière, ayant égorgé ma mère, ma soeur et mon frère

*Moi, Pierre Rivière, ayant égorgé ma mère, ma soeur et mon frère
René Allio France 1976 part 35 mm/part DVD OV/GeS 130 min

arsenal cinema: Ritwik Ghatak

08:00 pm Cinema 1


Jukti, takko aar gappo

Jukti, takko aar gappo
Reason, Debate and a Story India1974
35 mm OV/GeS 121 min

Introduced by Dorothee Wenner
arsenal cinema: Magical History Tour
 – The Wild Ones

08:30 pm Cinema 2


Herbst der Gammler

Herbst der Gammler
Peter Fleischmann FRG 1967 16 mm 67 min