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Measuring the World (2019 German Film Festival)
April 27, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm CDT
Rescheduled due to the snow storm on January 12th
2019 German Film Festival
Featuring eight selected movies Presented at different KC locations
During the months of January, February, March, and April of 2019
Measuring the World (Die Vermessung der Welt
Based on the novel by Daniel Kehlmann
by Detlef Buck, 2hrs. and 15 min
In German Language with English Subtitles
with a power point pre-presentation about Alexander von Humboldt
A notable German geographer, a botanist, and naturalist, famous explorer, widely recognized for his works on botanical geography which laid the foundation for biogeography, recognized for his studies of mineralogy, advisor of Prussia´s King, he also met
with Pres. Thomas Jefferson, Darwin was influenced by Humboldt’s scientific works, author of KOSMOS, 1769 – 1859.
UMKC Student Theater
5100 Cherry, Kansas City, MO 64112
Metered parking garage 50th & Oak on the 5th level, $1.25/hr.; Saturday free parking
Saturday, April 27th, 2019
Doors open at 1:00 pm – Program starts at 1:30 pm
Donations are welcomed!