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Feb 10, 2016 6:30 PM
In cooperation with Exberliner, Critic's Week opens with a forum discussing the lack of German films at film festivals like Cannes, Venice and Locarno. Guests include Charles Tesson (Semaine de la Critique) and Richard Brody (The New Yorker).
Festivals & Fairs, Film
Feb 10, 2016 7:30 PM
A surrealist comedy about French playwright Roger Vitrac’s childhood. Antonin Artaud directed it in 1928, now French director Nicolas Charaux takes the helm.
Theater & Dance
Feb 10, 2016 8:00 PM
Mindpirates present "Pawnshop Santa", a short film by Berlin's beloved musician and video artist Mary Ocher and British-French dark comedy The Cook, The Thief, His Wife & Her Lover by Peter Greenaway in their own cozy screen-room The Hole.
Art & Exhibitions, Film, Leisure & Recreation
Feb 10, 2016 8:30 PM
The Berlin Film Society celebrates its fourth anniversary with XConfessions, a collection of erotic short films by award-winning filmmaker Erika Lust, inspired by anonymously submitted sex stories. Join the director afterwards for a Q&A.
Art & Exhibitions, Festivals & Fairs, Film, Talks & Readings
Feb 10, 2016 10:00 PM
Swiss theatre maker and activist Milo Rau’s "Mitleid" operates on a handful of levels at any given moment. In Mitleid he focuses on the political spotlight of this generation: refugees.
Feb 11, 2016 - Feb 18, 2016
Following a tradition Cannes has kept since 1961, the Berlinale has its own Critic's Week once again in 2016. Guests are invited to watch and discuss films with international critics and filmmakers.
Feb 11, 2016 - Feb 21, 2016
From the Coen Brothers’ Hail, Caesar! through the next 11 days and 400 films, Berlin becomes the centre of the cinematic universe for the 66th time. City wide.
Feb 11, 2016 6:30 PM
Did you miss the film that made such waves at the 2015 Porn Film Festival? Couldn't make it to our EXBlicks screening last month? Now's your chance to finally catch up on Marit Östberg's acclaimed queer porno in a whole week's worth of screenings.
Feb 11, 2016 7:00 PM
Up-and-coming LA-based Thune is bringing his show on the road. His affable, shaggy dog stories, which he tells over riffy guitar backing, should play well among Berlin’s sardonic set.
Feb 11, 2016 7:30 PM
Feb 11, 2016 8:00 PM
Boasting delicate vocal arrangements and electric hues, Poliça is about to release its third album United Crushers in March via Mom + Pop/Memphis Industries. Let loose on stage, the new songs will surely make for an intense live show.
Concerts & Live Music
Feb 11, 2016 - Feb 13, 2016
It’s a big month for multimedia performance. Telion’s Garden, a puppet show with digital animation and live music, makes its German premiere at the English Theatre Berlin.
Feb 11, 2016 10:00 PM
Feb 12, 2016 6:00 PM
Hamilton’s solo exhibition, with works that bridge installation and sculpture, deconstructs image culture. The young rising UK art star packs a visual and conceptual punch. Through April 10.
Art & Exhibitions, Concerts & Live Music
Feb 12, 2016 6:30 PM
Feb 12, 2016 9:00 PM
Hometown duo Charlotte Brandi and Matze Pröllochs stand out through their bald-faced professional ambitions, clean-cut productions and their unique music, a blending of crystalline vocals and strong yet muffled electric beats.
Feb 12, 2016 9:45 PM
Feb 13, 2016 6:30 PM
Feb 13, 2016 8:00 PM
In addition to the Berlinale's regular roster of silent films with live accompaniment this month boasts some soundtrack-related concerts. For Radialsystem's UM:LAUT series, the band Múm has crafted a soundtrack to the film "Menschen am Sonntag".
Touring their Waiting Room Film Project, the English indie pioneers have collaborated with filmmakers to create emotionally impacting video accompaniment to their tunes.
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