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Films of the Ethnologische Museum


Exhibitions

Introduction to the exhibition Beyond Compare: Art from Africa

The exhibition ‘Beyond Compare’ introduces superlative works of art from Africa from the Ethnologisches Museum into the peerless sculpture collection of the Bode-Museum. Pairs of sculptures from both continents will be placed throughout the permanent collection and a special-exhibition gallery will address specific themes.

More information: www.afrikaimbodemuseum.de
Length: 2:01 minutes

Comparison "Fragments" | Beyond Compare: Art from Africa

Length: 1:29 minutes

Contrast or supplement? | Beyond Compare: Art from Africa

Length: 1:51 minutes

About provenance | Beyond Compare: Art from Africa

Length: 1:54 minutes

What material are the sculptures made of? | Beyond Compare: Art from Africa

Length: 2:01 minutes

Mother of God by Michel Erhart | Beyond Compare: Art from Africa

Length: 1:51 minutes

Restoration of the mangaaka | Beyond Compare: Art from Africa

Length: 3:05 minutes


Behind the Scenes

Scientist | Phonogram Archive | Episode 4

Our film series "Behind the Scenes" introduces the work of some of the staff in different areas and museums of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin.

Episode 4: Lars-Christian Koch, Scientist, Phonogram Archive, Ethnologisches Museum
Interview: Constantin Lieb
Camera: Felix von Boehm
Production: bboxxfilme
Length: 3:13 minutes

Imagefilm of the Ethnologische Museum

Length: 3:00 minutes
Producer: bboxx Filme