Bilder und Berichte aus Schulen FLM 207
Castles & History of Wittelsbach Dynasty FLM 202
Christmas in Germany FLM 206
German Commercials II
Fifty of the best new German commercials! German and American products like
Wrigley's spearmint gum and Bi-Fi beef sticks are only a few of the great
commercials your students will have a blast watching.
Fitzcarraldo FLM 205,a
150 mins. in German with English subtitles
Excellent visual quality and very good audio quality
Exposure to the German language and culture: i.e. avant garde cinema. It is
A man pursues an obsession to build an opera house in the Amazon, fails, then
succeeds with one performance.
Suitable for High School Advanced and above.
+Good visual effects, imaginative plot
-subtitles are not very good. It may be too avant garde for the
average viewer...almost boring
German Language Course(Anna,Schmidt & Oskar)
This language video course revolves around the adventures of Anna, an 18 year
old violin student, Schmidt, her elderly neighbor who can perform magic, and
Oskar, an appealing puppy of tremendous appetite. The 13 lesson 3-1/4 hour long
video course is one of Germany's most popular children's programs. Complete set
includes 2 video tapes and the Bilderbuch which contains the simple text and
pictures. Request video 1 or 2.
A Love in Germany FLM 204
106 mins. in German (some dialect) with English subtitles
Fair visual and audio quality
German woman has an affair with a Polish prisoner of war. Doom and disaster.
Suitable for mature advanced audiences
*Nudity, Intimate Scenes, Challenges traditional values
Munich FLM 201
Oktoberfest FLM 203
55 mins. in English 1986
Good visual and audio quality
Shows a classic German beer festival, costumes, oompha music, food and
A tour of Munich's Hofbrauhaus in Bavaria.
+Some visual introduction to German life.
-Too long for one topic. Much too much emphasis on drinking beer.
Poorly spoken and written comments.
A Portrait of Germany FLM 200
60 mins. in English
Excellent visual quality, Good audio quality
The cultural introduction to the history and geography of Germany. This is
achieved in a travelogue style.
The film traces the history from the Roman to the present day. It is not in
depth, Roman baths, Charlemagne to 'Romantic' trips down the Rhine Valley.
Suitable for FLES, Middle, High School Beginner
+Good visual quality, some basic facts
-Too brief, comments are often trite and not humorous. Also, the
information is rushed, too packed. There is no German spoken.
Ravioli 1 FLM
75 mins. in German color 1985
German situation comedy! The parents go away for a vacation. The kids
squander the food money. The only thing they have to eat is ravioli! What
adventures they have trying to get other food! 3 episodes.
Der Gewinn/Ein Zauberwort/Hochwasser
Kostlich-urlustige Jugendgeschichten fur Jung und Alt.
Vogler spricht Deutsche Gedichte FLM 208