Film historian Jim Morton gives a fascinating talk on the unique science fiction cinema and cinema culture of the former German Democratic Republic, aka East Germany. Morton is the author of the East German Cinema Blog and Behind the Wall: A History of East German Films and the Country that Created Them.
East German Science Fiction Cinema is part of the San Francisco Public Library's SF by the Bay Science Fiction & Fantasy Celebration (Feb.-Apr. 2020). More info: sfpl.org/sf-by-the-bay
NOTE: The talk takes place on Sunday, March 15, 3:00-4:30 p.m. in the Main Library's Latino Room (Lower Level).