Did you know . . .

. . . that a Frankfurt-based com­pany did the animation for the dragons in the US fantasy series Game of Thrones?

. . . that there are more than 500 music festivals in Germany?

. . . that 1.5 million people work in Germany’s creative industry?

. . . that many stars of youth 
culture come from immigrant families?

. . . that 14 million people in 
Germany play music or sing in 
a choir in their spare time?

. . . that young musicians all over the world think very highly of Germany’s music academies?

. . . that the German book market brings out some 80,000 new publications each year?

. . . that there are 630 art museums with fantastic collections?

. . . that Deutsche Welle radio 
and TV station broadcasts its 
programmes in 30 different 
languages?

. . . that German cultural institutes, i.e., the Goethe Institutes, are represented in 98 countries?