The Exberlinale Blog: Happy Mondays

We start the week with a swing in our step, as we sing the praises of a couple of out-of-Competition corkers. more

Feb 19, 2018 6:00 PM , The Berlinale Blog

The Exberlinale Blog: Surviving the sinking ship

Underappreciated Russian writers, the M.I.A. documentary that ticked off its key protagonist and #MeToo in the Panorama programme. All in a day's work at the Berlinale... more

Feb 18, 2018 5:00 PM , , The Berlinale Blog

The Exberlinale Blog: Fake tattoos and fake westerns

Day two of the festival served up another big red carpet premiere, but we were more impressed by an under-the-radar Canadian teen drama. more

Feb 17, 2018 5:00 PM , The Berlinale Blog

The Exberlinale Blog: Now booking

Our pick of festival highlights with tickets currently available. more

Feb 16, 2018 4:00 PM The Berlinale Blog

The Exberlinale Blog: A far from ruff opening

This year's Competition selection kicks off with Wes Anderson's newest, Isle of Dogs. It is his second foray into stop-motion and the first time the Berlinale has opened with an animated film. more

Feb 16, 2018 2:00 PM The Berlinale Blog

The Exberlinale Blog 2018: Meet the team

Our festival bloggers had assumed their positions by the red carpet, ready to guide you through the next 10 days of cinematic excitement. more

Feb 15, 2018 5:30 PM The Berlinale Blog

The Berlinale Blog: Abattoir blues

The curtain falls on another Berlinale, as Hungarian drama On Body And Soul nabs the Golden Bear award. more

Feb 20, 2017 4:30 PM The Berlinale Blog

Berlinale Blog: The Teddy represents

Walter Crasshole mulls over the Teddy winners this year – a surprisingly diverse bunch of picks. more

Feb 20, 2017 3:00 PM The Berlinale Blog

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Investigating Paradise

Berlinale Blog: Best and worst and most medium

Ben rounds up his Berlinale – a rollercoaster from great to shit to very good but slightly annoying. more

Feb 19, 2017 11:45 AM The Berlinale Blog

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The Other Side of Heaven

The Berlinale Blog: And the winner might be…

Our bloggers gaze into their crystal balls and boldly predict tonight's award-winners. more

Feb 18, 2017 2:00 PM , The Berlinale Blog

The Berlinale Blog: The alternative guide to Publikumstag

It's the last day of the festival tomorrow and here's your guide to navigating the Publikumstag. more

Feb 18, 2017 1:00 PM The Berlinale Blog

The Berlinale Blog: A bold and bloody send-off

For the final day of the Competition line-up, it seems Dieter Kosslick and his merry band have decided to treat the press corps to a welcome respite from ponderous dramas... more

Feb 17, 2017 9:30 PM The Berlinale Blog

The Berlinale Blog: “It’s an incredible time for queer stories”

INTERVIEW: Francis Lee discusses his powerful directorial debut God’s Own Country, which critics have dubbed the British Brokeback Mountain. more

Feb 17, 2017 4:00 PM The Berlinale Blog

Berlinale Blog: Raoul Peck makes time

Veteran Haitian director Raoul Peck, who has two movies at this year's festival, took some time to talk to the Berlinale Talents. And got all nostalgic about street communism in 1980s West Berlin. more

Feb 17, 2017 2:00 PM The Berlinale Blog

Berlinale Blog: Caught on Strong Island

Yance Ford's scalding memoir-documentary Strong Island is one of the highlights of the Panorama Dokumente section. more

Feb 17, 2017 10:20 AM The Berlinale Blog

The Berlinale Blog: Knocking on heaven's door

INTERVIEW! Showing in the Generation section, Almost Heaven is an eye-opening and heart-warming documentary about a young Chinese morgue worker. I had a quick chat with British director Carol Salter... more

Feb 16, 2017 3:30 PM The Berlinale Blog

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Skins

The Berlinale Blog: Spanish insurgents

Playful provocateur Álex de la Iglesia has a hand in two of the festival’s most outrageous and divisive films. more

Feb 16, 2017 2:30 PM The Berlinale Blog

The Berlinale Blog: Imprinted sensuality

INTERVIEW: Armie Hammer and Timothée Chalamet discuss their roles in the seductive summertime romance Call Me By Your Name. more

Feb 16, 2017 11:00 AM The Berlinale Blog

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Exberliner hits the Palast, the red carpet, Potsdamer Platz and the movie screens to bring you full frontal coverage of the mother-of-all international film festivals – The Berlinale

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