The Quiet Diplomat: World Premiere of a Documentary Film about Ban Ki-moon

Datum: 18.02.2024
Uhrzeit: 14:00h
Ort: Berlin

You are cordially invited to join the 8th Sceretary-General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon, and the filmmakers of The Quiet Diplomat for a world premiere of a film about his life, career and the future of the United Nations hosted by Cinema for Peace at The World Forum.

The premiere, hosted by Cinema for Peace at The World Forum, will be preceded by a book signing by Mr. Ban of his memoir Resolved: Uniting Nations in a Divided World. Please note that there will be no copies of the memoir for sell at the event and you need to bring your own copy to participate in the book signing.

Following the film screening , Mr. Ban and the filmmakers will participate in a brief Q&A that is hosted by the United Nations Association of Germany in collaboration with Cinema for Peace.



2pmInauguration of The World Forum
4pmBreak / Book Signing
5pmFilm Screening
followed by

Brief Q&A with

  • Ban Ki-moon, former United Nations Secretary-General
  • Charlie Lyons, filmmaker
  • Moderator: Friederike Bauer, Author, Journalist, Member of the Editorial Council of the German Review on the United Nations of the United Nations Association of Germany (tbc)

 You can find more information on The World Forum focusing on the future of democracy, tech and humankind that will take place on 18th and 19th February 2024, its speakers and programme on the website of the Forum. Please note that a seperate registration is necessary, if you want to attend the whole forum and not only the inauguration and the film screening.



To join the event, please register by e-mail at Please indicate in the e-mail whether you would like to attend the whole event, including the Inauguration of The World Forum, or the film screening only.


Cinema for Peace
The World Forum

with support of the United Nations Association of Germany (Deutsche Gesellschaft für die Vereinten Nationen e.V., DGVN)


Pariser Platz 6,
10117 Berlin

next to Brandenburg Gate (Brandenburger Tor)


For Registration:

For further questions related to the role of the United Nations Association of Germany in the event: Oliver Hasenkamp (