Location/Culture Reports

Culture Report Germany

German writers include Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (Faust, Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship), Rainer Maria Rilke, Friedrich Schiller (Mary Stuart, The Maid of New Orleans, William Tell), Günter Grass (The Tin Drum), Heinrich von Kleist, Thomas Mann (Buddenbrooks, The Magic Mountain), Bertolt Brecht (Mother Courage and Her Children), E. T. A. Hoffmann, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel and Jakob and Wilhelm Grimm.

German music includes many of the world's greatest composers including Johann Sebastian Bach, George Frideric Handel, Ludwig van Beethoven, Franz Schubert, Robert Schumann, Richard Wagner and Richard Strauss, Arnold Schoenberg and Kurt Weill. 

Movies filmed in Germany include Cabaret, Chasing Liberty, Chitty Chitty Bang, Bang, Conspiracy, The Constant Gardner, Diamonds are Forever, EuroTrip, I Was A Male War Bride, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, Joyeux Noël, Judgment at Nuremberg, Last Exit to Brooklyn, M, Nora, Octopussy, The Odessa File, The Pianist and Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.