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The audience watches a screening of the film 'MÃ¤nner al Dente' at the open air cinema Kulturforum Potsdamer Platz on July 12, 2010 in Berlin.
The audience watches a screening of the film 'MÃ¤nner al Dente' at the open air cinema Kulturforum Potsdamer Platz on July 12, 2010 in Berlin. Andreas Rentz/Getty Images
Looking for outdoor movies this summer? Well, consider yourself lucky to be in Berlin. There are no end of venues and no end of movies. Foreign, classic, cheese-ball, Oscar-winner, or just the usual fare, you won't have any trouble finding something to fit your fancy.
Be sure to take a close look at the programs to find out more about showings, prices, location, and additional specials going on as part of the fun.
Chaplin Complete July 15th-August 7th
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Actress Geraldine Chaplin, seen here in 2003, will be attending the premiere of "Chaplin Complete" tomorrow, July 15th.
Actress Geraldine Chaplin, seen here in 2003, will be attending the premiere of "Chaplin Complete" tomorrow, July 15th. Sean Gallup/Getty Images
The Babylon Kino will show all 80 of Charlie Chaplin's films over 24 days. The Neues Orchester Potsdam will perform live music for 10 showings.
Most notably, Geraldine Chaplin, 67, will open the events on July 15th and give a talk the following day on "My Father Charlie Chaplin." The festival begins July 15th on Pariser Platz with "The Great Dictator."
Wassermusik 2011 "The Desert" July 15th-August 6th
Wassermusik's 2011 theme is the desert, which means movies about the desert. Although many Berlin Freiluftkinos include foreign films in the program, this is the only one that includes Arabic-language films.
Dubbed in German Only
Balkonkino auf dem Cecilienplatz July 29th-August 19th
Freiluftkino Friedrichshagen July 1st-August 28th
FreilichtbühneimVolkspark Friedrichshain May 15th-September 9th
FreiluftkinoRehberg May 20th-September 4th
Open Air Charlottenburg July 20th-August 5th
Select Films in Original Language
Freiluftkino Hasenheide July 11th-August 3rd
Sommerkino Kulturforum/Potsdamer Platz July 19th-September 3rd
Original Version with German Subtitles (German Language, English Subtitles)
Freiluftkino Dahlem May 26th-September 3rd
Freiluftkino Insel im Casseopeia July 12th-September 6th
Freiluftkino Kreuzberg May 6th-August 28th
Open Air Kino Spandau May 20th-August 13th