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Pornucopia

The Pornfilmfestival Berlin, the international showcase for everything cinematically sexual, is back for the ninth time running, featuring a real spread from full-on banging to straight-faced documentaries. Moviemento Kino. Oct 22-26. more »

Oct 15, 2014 Film 1 Comments

And so I don my mask

INTERVIEW. Berlin musician Miss Kenichi chats new albums, history of songs, and inspiration with friend and fellow songstress Shara Worden, the woman behind My Brightest Diamond. Catch My Brightest Diamond at Postbahnhof Oct 22. more »

Oct 14, 2014 Music & nightlife

A Neukölln bar in Moabit

The ever-up-and-coming Moabit recently acquired another piece of cool: Kallasch&, a corner Kneipe where you can sip on a cheap beer, actually hear the live music and maybe make a friend. more »

Oct 17, 2014 The Best of Berlin

Forced celebration

INTERVIEW. Forced Entertainment travels from their isolated Sheffield home to Berlin's HAU, Oct 16-19, to celebrate 30 years together. Artistic Director Tim Etchells reflects on the development of the internationally acclaimed performance collective. more »

Oct 13, 2014 Stage

An artistic walk through Hell

INTERVIEW. New Leipzig School artist David Schnell brings a show of remarkable new oil-on-canvas works to Eigen + Art. His new exhibition makes one realise the past is only a preface to what he has yet to come. Catch it before it ends on Oct 18. more »

Oct 8, 2014 Art

Help fund Berlin's punk rock Bible!

UPDATE: The crowdfunding deadline for SO36: Das Buch, a comprehensive history of Berlin's favourite punk club and subculture hub, has been extended through Nov 7. How do you lay your hands on a copy of the book, and why should you want to? Read on! more »

Oct 2, 2014 Music & nightlife

Dolores: 10 years of Berlin burritos

The king of Berlin burritos is turning 10! And to celebrate, they're giving them out free! What's more, they're launching their own beer, free when you show them your copy of our current issue. What's better than burritos, beer and Exberliner? more »

Oct 7, 2014 Food 4 Comments

Ukraine: "Russia was always elected to be the enemy"

INTERVIEW: Is Putin plotting to invade Ukraine, as unanimously suspected by the Western media? Retired CIA analyst Ray McGovern brings some sanity into this new Cold War-style propaganda battle. more »

Sep 11, 2014 People 2 Comments

The Latino behind Lakino

INTERVIEW. On Sunday, Kino Babylon and Volksbühne open their doors to Berlin's growing Latin American film festival. Peruvian Martin Capatinta, the festival's director, talks rainforests, coincidences, and funding Lakino out of his pocket. Oct 5-12. more »

Sep 29, 2014 Film

3D selfie

If you're already over Berlin's plethora of Photoautomats, make your way to Dimension Alley for the newest way to flaunt your face, or rather your entire figure. In addition to 3D-printed-you, the cafe offers workshops for novices and the tech-savvy. more »

Oct 7, 2014 The Best of Berlin

A 1990s Flashback

German designers and owners Indira Töreki and Anna Heise lovingly piece together bits of the back-on-the-scene decade to create the 1990s patchwork of fashion and accessories that is Coexist. Get your hand-sewn crop top and mandatory choker necklace. more »

Oct 7, 2014 The Best of Berlin

The beautiful south

Lakino, Berlin's vibrant Latin American film festival, returns bigger than ever to Kino Babylon and Volksbühne, packed with screenings, panel discussions, art exhibitions, and a Latin American fair and party. Catch it Oct 5-12. more »

Sep 30, 2014 Film

Berlin music: The way we get by

From jazz drummers to pop choir directors to quirky bandolele players, Berlin collects aspiring musicians. But how do they make a living in the Hauptstadt? This and everything else about BERLIN MUSIC in our latest issue. On stands now! more »

Sep 29, 2014 , Zeitgeist

A few questions for... Joe Goddard of The 2 Bears

INTERVIEW. After hitting the jackpot with the brainy and ready-for-the-floor Hot Chip, Joe Goddard teamed up with Raf Daddy Rundell as The 2 Bears. They’ll be asking you to lay down your money, man, when they DJ at Panorama Bar on Sat, Oct 4. more »

Oct 2, 2014 Music & nightlife

Colour in a grey Berlin

INTERVIEW. Director Karim Aïnouz links his vivid Brazilian hometown and Berlin in Praia do Futuro, the story of a Brazilian lifeguard and a German tourist caught in turbulent waters of masculinity and cultural alienation. The film opens Thu, Oct 2. more »

Sep 29, 2014 Film

Masel Topf: Un-kosher delights

Seeking inspiration from Israel, New York, and Eastern Europe, this new not-so-Jewish joint brings myriad hearty homemade treats and delicacies from the furthest corners of the globe. more »

Sep 29, 2014 Food 3 Comments

The sound of Berlinistan

Cultures clash melodically at Radialsystem V on Oct 3 at the kick-off event for a new series exploring the musical connection between two vibrant cities. Including workshops, performances and a club party with sets by DJ CosmicCloud and DJ Ipek. more »

Oct 1, 2014 Music & nightlife

Confessions of an MI5 whistleblower

What is it to be whistleblower? Exiled British spy Annie Machon talks about the role of intelligence agencies in the modern world on Sep 24 at Berlin Moscow. She gave us her account of life as a whistleblower for our Sep issue. Read Parts I and II. more »

Sep 22, 2014 People

Jacob Appelbaum: Revolutionary times

INTERVIEW: America and the NSA? Evil? New Berliner, exiled hacktivist and passionate idealist Appelbaum ran from them and in turn brought a new wave of anti-surveillance enthusiasm to the city's already teeming digital dissident scene. more »

Sep 22, 2014 People 7 Comments

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  • Defending dad

    OUT NOW! Despite its sentimental oscar-bait clichés, THE JUDGE enthrals as the RD(J)s duke it out over the law, father/son style. more »

  • Anyone for stale pizza?

    OUT NOW! Yet another remake of the childhood classic, are the TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES getting old? more »

  • A Danish Western

    OUT NOW! THE SALVATION works on many different levels, but also elicits a couple of unintentional laughs. more »

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