Assistant Director Hilmar Hoffmann DIES at 92 – World News
By Brad Berkwitt
Hilmar Hoffmann an assistant director at the Folkwang Hochschule for Music and Theater in Essen has died at the age of 92. For twenty years (1970-1990) he was City Councilor in Frankfurt am Main and promoted free groups in urban culture.
From 1993 to 2001 he was President of the Goethe-Institut eV (Munich). He taught film theory and cultural politics at the Universities of Bochum, Frankfurt, as a visiting professor in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv.
Ringside Report extends our condolences to the Hoffmann Family in their time of grief.