S2E7 – German TV: Recommendations

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S2E7 - German TV: Recommendations


  • 0-22:15 – Classes for Fall 2020
  • 22:15-45:15 – Events at the GAI, Fall 2020
  • 45:15-end – Events at the GAI

In the “Classes for Fall”, we’re discussing:

  • Morning classes are in-person, but limited to 8 attendees
  • Evenings are remote classes via Zoom
  • Samstagsschule is available

Also, we updated the names of our classes to reflect the Common European Reference Frame. Katrin explains what this actually is.

The GAI is proud to host Climate Kids. A program for 12-16-year-olds. This will be offered as a hybrid class. Information on the website.

TV in Germany/German Language TV Shows at 22:15

First, a stroll down memory lane. What did Katrin, Claudia, and Michael watch growing up in Deutschland and Österreich?

What do we recommend in contemporary TV shows or movies:

On Netflix or Prime:

  • Dark
  • How to sell drugs online(fast)
  • Babylon Berlin
  • Ku’damm
  • Türkisch für Anfänger
  • Stromberg

Deutschland 83/86 and in 2021 Deutschland 89 will be released

Also, check out the apps that ARD and ZDF provide. These apps should be available on Google Play or Apple App Store.

Turkish Concert (Outdoors) Sat, Aug 22

Pre-registration/ticket purchase on our website

Oktoberfest Lite will take place at the GAI the weekend of September 19 and 20. Pick up an Oktoberfest kit on Saturday for a party at home, or reserve a kit and a spot at a table on the GAI grounds for one of two seatings on Sunday.