Cross-dressing melodrama

OUT NOW! The story of a grieving man who starts cross-dressing after his wife's death, UNE NOUVELLE AMIE suffers from an overload of camp. more »

Mar 26, 2015 11:00 AM Film

Fever dreams

OUT NOW! A dark tone poem set in Manila's backstreets, RUINED HEART makes up for lack of narrative with gliterring imagery. more »

Mar 26, 2015 11:00 AM Film

Killing punk

OUT NOW! Capturing wild West Berlin on film without cliches is no easy feat – TOD DEN HIPPIES doesn't quite pull it off. more »

Mar 26, 2015 10:00 AM Film

Sex, power, art

INTERVIEW. Sexy sex! Berlin’s notorious for its pairing of sex with art and on Fri, Mar 27, artist Avi Berg shares his contribution at Sprechsaal with four other like-minded artists in "Sex Macht Gut". It kicks off with a pole dance. more »

Mar 25, 2015 3:45 PM Art

From cell to stage

INTERVIEW. Prison's not usually somewhere you'd visit to soak in some culture – but dramaturg Anna Galt's staging of Klassenfeind might change your mind. The show's already sold out, but you can catch more prison theatre throughout the year. more »

Mar 25, 2015 1:00 PM Stage

One more knight

The band CAN, Krautrock greats from the swinging 60s, defied musical norms and helped found a new generation of sound. Last month, the French government gave its former keyboardist, Irmin Schmidt, a knighthood. more »

Mar 23, 2015 12:00 PM , Music & nightlife

Provincial hearts

OUT NOW! Even charming Charlotte Gainsbourg can't save tangled love story 3 COEURS from feeling uninspired. more »

Mar 19, 2015 1:45 PM Film

Trying to do right

OUT NOW! Following an immigrant businessman's descent into corruption, A MOST VIOLENT YEAR is a nuanced exploration of morality in 1980s NYC. more »

Mar 19, 2015 1:45 PM Film

21st-century greed

OUT NOW! Offering a new take on Schiller's 18th-century classic, DIE RÄUBER is elegant and chilling. more »

Mar 19, 2015 1:30 PM Film

On the run

OUT NOW! Picking up where futuristic teen drama Divergent left off, INSURGENT is entertaining, but lacks depth. more »

Mar 19, 2015 10:00 AM Film

A conventional affair

OUT NOW! More silly than sexy, THE BOY NEXT DOOR has J. Lo, but no real plot or character. more »

Mar 19, 2015 10:00 AM Film

Maerzmusik: Liquid Ictus

Maerzmusik (Mar 20-29), the avant-classical festival featuring cutting-edge concerts, films, and multi-disciplinary performances, returns this Fri. Ensemble Ictus opens with their multi-stage "Liquid Room" show at Haus der Berliner Festspiele. more »

Mar 16, 2015 1:45 PM Stage

And out of the chaos, comes to thrill us… a villain?

The Schaubühne replicates the Globe Theater for Thomas Ostermeier's Richard III, an intense exploration of evil and power. Lars Eidinger wows with his deformed, perverse Richard. English surs have now been announced for April. more »

Mar 13, 2015 1:00 PM Stage

Stolen lives

OUT NOW! Based on the true story of a 14-year-old Ethiopian girl who kills her kidnapper, DIFRET follows a society in transition. more »

Mar 12, 2015 10:30 AM Film

These fights

OUT NOW! Telling the story of fisherman Nikolai's fight against a corrupt mayor, LEVIATHAN, takes on modern-day Russia with wit. more »

Mar 12, 2015 10:00 AM Film

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