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Starting this Sunday, the bleak and beautiful work of director and photographer Miron Zownir receives the retrospective treatment at Lichtblick Kino (June 26-29). From features to docos to shorts, don't miss the singular Berliner's work on offer. more »

Jun 23, 2016 11:30 AM , Film

OUT NOW! Maya Newell's documentary following children of gay parents, GAYBY BABY, is politically necessary but not groundbreaking. more »

Jun 23, 2016 10:00 AM Film

INTERVIEW! Journalist and writer Rasha Abbas recounts her tribulations as a Syrian in Germany – from learning the language to falling in with Berlin hipsters – in "The Invention of German Grammar". Catch her at the E-Book Festival on Jun 25 at 20:00! more »

Jun 22, 2016 3:15 PM Culture

The city's prolific indie disco party Karrera Klub turns 20 this year! DJ and co-founder Spencer Theile explains the history of an indie institution in techno-centric Berlin. Celebrate with them Jun 24 at Lido and Bi Nuu. more »

Jun 21, 2016 2:45 PM Music & nightlife

INTERVIEW! The hotly anticipated (and Cannes-contested) Refn film, "The Neon Demon", hits Berlin cinemas June 23. more »

Jun 21, 2016 12:30 PM Film

The singing starts at the Staatsoper’s musical theatre fest Infektion! (Jun 23-Jul 16) this Thu with a piece by THE key figure in German documentary theatre, Hans-Werner Kroesinger. If the English-speaking world doesn't know him, it's time they do... more »

Jun 20, 2016 12:00 PM Stage

OUT NOW! Directed Pan Nalin's ANGRY INDIAN GODDESSES is women's empowerment that goes down a little too easy; there's not enough nuance to keep it interesting. more »

Jun 16, 2016 12:00 PM Film

OUT NOW: THE DARK HORSE tugs at our heartstrings with the story of a former chess prodigy who digs himself out of depressing by coaching kids – a little too sweet, but it'll do. more »

Jun 16, 2016 11:33 AM Film

INTERVIEW: Four hungry tigers and the promise of the carnage of ancient Rome are now on offer at Gorki as refugees are asked to volunteer as human-food in protest of travel restrictions. Tasteless? more »

Jun 16, 2016 11:00 AM Stage

International magazine, international band! At our 14th Birthday Party this Friday, June 17 at Humboldthain Club, catch Itaca, the German duo throwing Italo pop hooks into the mix with cool synth washes and, to top it off, smooth Italian vocals. more »

Jun 15, 2016 1:30 PM Music & nightlife

OUT NOW! Director James Wan is back with the second instalment of THE CONJURING. Recycling gags from last time around, the scare factor is dramatically diminished. more »

Jun 15, 2016 1:16 PM Film

Achtung Brecht and/or camping fans! From Jun 17-19, you can hitch a ride to the Kuhle Wampe campsite to spend the day immersed in an interactive, open-air play, based on Brecht's eponymous 1932 film, "Kuhle Wampe". No word on if s'mores are included. more »

Jun 13, 2016 12:31 PM Stage

Fourteen years of Exberliner! It's been a sweet ride and we're looking forward to a bright future! So if you're as excited as we are about our baby's 150th issue, come celebrate with us to the sweet tunes of Italo-pop duo Itaca. Plus free karoake! more »

Jun 13, 2016 11:45 AM Culture

From Chantal Akerman to Natalie Portman, this year's Jewish Film Festival gives women centre stage. Plus a dippy documentary and many more choice flicks about the chosen people, Jun 4-19. more »

Jun 9, 2016 1:00 PM Film

We caught up with XLterrestrials, the otherworldly artist collective behind Berlin's strange, experimental film evening Citizen Kino challenging viewers to think about the visuals we see around us every day. The next on is Jun 23 at Panke. more »

Jun 9, 2016 3:00 AM Film

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