Cherry Blossoms. 2008. Germany/Japan. Written and directed by Doris Dörrie

MoMA’s 29th annual survey of new films from Germany includes recent fiction features, documentaries, student works, and animated films by both veteran and first-time filmmakers. All of this year’s films are making their New York premieres.

Organized by Laurence Kardish, Senior Curator, Department of Film, in cooperation with German Films Service + Marketing (Munich) and its New York representative, Oliver Mahrdt. Kino 2008 is presented with the support of the Goethe Institute, New York. Thanks to Christian Dorsch, Managing Director, and Nicole Kaufmann, Project Coordinator, German Films Service + Marketing, and to all participating filmmakers, producers, and directors.

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