Filmnacht / Movie Night

  • 7:30 p.m. / 19.30 UhrDonations: Members: $10 •  General Public: $15-20, no one turned away for lack of funds.

  • Normalerweise jeden vierten Samstag alle zwei Monate, Gerlind Institute for Cultural Studies, Oakland. Seating limited. Usually, on the fourth Saturday every other month, we're screening a German, or German-related, film. We are showing popular or little-known film gems (usually in German with English subtitles), followed by a moderated discussion.

  • Für Reservierung oder weitere Informationen, email Marion

April 25, 2020 •  7:30 p.m. • Gerlind Institute for Cultural Studies
Filmnacht Donation

Lou Andreas-Salomé, The Audacity to be Free | Lou Andreas-Salomé: Wie ich dich liebe, Rätselleben
2018 | Director: Cordula Kablitz-Post

Born 1861, Lou Andreas-Salomé shuns tradition in pursuit of intellectual perfection, inflaming the hearts and minds of the 19th century's greatest thinkers, including Friedrich Nietzsche, Rainer Maria Rilke, and Sigmund Freud. … A published novelist, poet and essayist, Salomé’s desire to live a life free from convention scandalized society but spurred genius and passion in others, including Friedrich Nietzsche, Paul Rée and her lover, the poet Rainer Marie Rilke. Under the tutelage of Sigmund Freud, she became the first female psychoanalyst. (

(1 hr 53 min. Director: Cordula Kablitz-Post, written by Susanne Hertel. French, German with English subtitles.)