Program 2018

Monday 26 February

The Royal Exchange / open doors 7pm - starts 7:30pm

Almanya – Willkommen in Deutschland / Welcome to Germany 

Almanya: Welcome to Germany (German: Almanya – Willkommen in Deutschland) (Almanya is Turkish for Germany) is a 2011 German comedy film directed by Yasemin Şamdereli. The film premiered at the 61st Berlin International Film Festival in the section competition and won the Deutscher Filmpreis 2011 in the categories Best Script and Best Film.

The tragic comedy dramatizes the question of identity and belonging for former Turkish guest workers in Germany and their descendants. 


Monday 26 March

The Royal Exchange / open doors 7pm - starts 7:30pm

Schönefeld Boulevard 

Schönefeld Boulevard Comedy directed by Sylke Enders (Germany, 2014, 101 min)

Life in Berlin Schönefeld is full of challenges, disappointments and humiliations for 18-year- old, overweight Cindy. Things change when she meets Finish graduate engineer Leif… 


Monday 23 April

The Royal Exchange / open doors 7pm - starts 7:30pm

Rico, Oskar und die Tieferschatten

An adaptation of kids bestseller THE PASTA DETECTIVES directed by Neele Leana Vollmar (Germany 2014, 106 min)

Two gifted but lonely boys form a live changing friendship that gets  challenged when one of them gets kidnapped. 


Monday 28 May

The Royal Exchange / open doors 7pm - starts 7:30pm


Black comedy directed by Frauke Finsterwalder  (Germany 2013, 95 min)

This film tells the story of people from different walks of lives that are somehow connected by the tragedy of reality... 


Monday 25 June

The Royal Exchange / open doors 7pm - starts 7:30pm

Zwischen Welten


Zwischen Welten Drama directed by Feo Aladag (German, 2014, 104 min)

German soldier Jesper signs up for a mission in Afghanistan, despite having lost his brother during an operation in the war-torn country. Jesper and his squad are assigned to protect a village outpost from increasing Taliban influence. With the help of young and inexperienced interpreter Tarik, Jesper seeks the trust of the local community and the allied Afghani militia. More than ever, he discovers the immense differences between the two worlds. When Tarik's life is threatened by the Taliban, conflicted Jesper is torn between his military obligations and his conscience.


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