Iris Praefke
Moviemento Kino Betriebs GmbH / Europa Cinemas
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Iris is cinema exhibitors at Moviemento – a historic cinema in Berlin’s Kreuzberg district. She took over management of the cinema in 2007 and focussed their programming in one direction: Young Audiences and a special programme that have been set up destined for schools -Schulkino Berlin- a catalogue of 70 films put together each year by the exhibitors at Moviemento. The films are classed by age category, and each screening is accompanied by specific pedagogical material. Iris is also very much committed in showing children films in the original version by providing a selection of works in English, French and Spanish.