People On Sunday 2010

Joint SUMMER SCHOOL of the UCLA Film School and the ifs internationale filmschule köln

German-American Filmmaking – Past and Present

As a conclusion of the Joint Summer School of ifs international film school and UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television we will have an evening event on German-American Filmmaking – Past and Present at the Villa Aurora in Los Angeles on November 8th, 2011 at 8 pm with Eric Braeden, Wolfgang Petersen, and Christoph Bull.

• Actor Eric Braeden will be reading texts from the creators of the iconic silent film “Menschen am Sonntag” (People on Sunday), which include Billy Wilder, Robert Siodmak and Fred Zinnemann.

• We will present a short documentation entitled “Wolfgang Petersen – Mein Leben, mein Werk” in German, with English subtitles, written and directed by Gundolf S. Freyermuth, Professor for Comparative Media Studies at the International Film School in Cologne.

• The film will be followed by a panel discussion between Wolfgang Petersen and Professor Freyermuth.

• The evening will be accompanied by acclaimed organist Christoph Bull, who will present songs in the style of the time on organ, piano and voice.

More information:

People on Sunday 1930 and 2010

Come and join us at the Goethe Institute in Los Angeles on Sunday, November 6, at 11:30 am:

“Menschen am Sonntag” – “People on Sunday 2010”

Premiere of the German-American Short Film Compilation by Filmmakers from UCLA and ifs

Film Matinee
November 6th 2011 Matinee, 11:30am
Goethe-Institut Los Angeles, 5750 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036
+1 323 5253388

Short Description

The joint Summer School of the University of California in Los Angeles (UCLA) and the ifs internationale filmschule köln brings together young American and German filmmakers - directors, producers, cinematographers. In mixed German-American teams they are shooting several shorts about city life in Cologne.


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    From the UCLA:
    Lucas Mireless, 2nd Year Director
    Iliana Sosa, Director
    Jeanne Tyson, 3rd Year Director of Photography
    Leigh Underwood, 2nd Year Director of Photography
    Ryan Slattery, Producer

    From the ifs:
    Nancy Mac Granaky-Quaye, Director
    Johannes F. Sievert, Director
    Christopher Becker, Producer

    From the Dortmund University of Applied Sciences and Arts:
    Nina Frey, Director of Photography
    Jens Nolte, Director of Photography

    'Making Of' of the Project:
    Paul Pieck
    Nicole Schmeier


    ifs internationale filmschule köln gmbh
    Schanzenstraße 28
    51063 Köln

    T +49 (0) 221 - 92 01 88 - 0
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    Geschäftsführung: Simone Stewens, Rainer Weiland

    Amtsgericht Köln | HRB 32573