EVENT: Film & Jazz: “Carlo, Keep Swingin”

Do you like jazz music? If the answer is yes, then this is the event for you! Ready to find out more? Read on!

Join the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Atlanta and the Goethe-Zentrum Atlanta for a night of film and jazz.

We’ll be screening the film “Carlo, Keep Swingin” by Elizabeth Ok along with a discussion and Q&A session with the German filmmaker.

The film will be accompanied by live jazz music from Traci Wynn & Bill Wilson, along with a wine and cheese reception.

Ready to sign up? Here’s what you need to know!

When: Thursday, October 26, 2017
Time: 6:30pm
Where: Goethe-Zentrum Atlanta
Admission: Complimentary

Want to register? Click the button below!

Film length: 81 minutes
To be screened in German with English subtitles.

About the film:
The movie by Elizabeth Ok is a colorful piece of artwork about an extraordinary person, a genius with a fine sense of humor and a lot of enthusiasm. It also shows a complicated and tempting love story of an unconventional couple like Carlo and Anita, in Germany of the fifties. Last but not least, it is a hymn to freedom and jazz music. The Jazzkeller helped to build true relationships across countries after the painful experience of Second World War. The Movie shows how music and enthusiasm can overcome borders and bring people together. It seems that the motto of jazz musicians: keep swingin which helped in difficult times is still applicable today.

We look forward to seeing you there!


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