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Oct 23, 2016
The 10th edition of the international art film festival delves into essay cinema. This year features a great lineup with many directors present, like at striking opener Notes on Blindness. Through Oct 23.
Festivals & Fairs, Film
This year’s German-Israeli arts and culture festival bears the timely theme of “migration” and “refuge”, as explored through three days of performance. Through Oct 23.
Festivals & Fairs
Oct 23, 2016 3:00 PM
Director Suna Gürler works with six young actresses exploring narratives placed on womanhood, and using texts from the likes of Lena Dunham and Laurie Penny, to examine a world where "danger" is ever present, no matter where one turns.
Theater & Dance
Oct 23, 2016 8:00 PM
This piece begins where most performances end – it’s an exploration of applause by the free-scene group Objective Spectacle. Oct 21-23, Ballhaus Ost.
Oct 24, 2016 8:00 PM
Max Rieger decided to go solo under the moniker of All diese Gewalt, boasting a dense and droning post-punk palette with brooding vocals. Catch him live on his first ever-tour with his debut Welt in Klammern (“World in Braces”).
Concerts & Live Music
Oct 25, 2016 8:00 PM
The indie-folker’s latest release My Woman is a peppier follow-up to 2014’s excellent country-tinged Burn Your Fire for No Witness. She’ll bring her more upbeat effort to Columbia Theater.
Anything could happen, a cold-blooded poisoning or a brutal massacre, but murder is certain. Through improvisation based on suggestions from the audience Emerentias Erben create surreal sketches, off-the-cuff games and Oscar-worthy monologues.
Comedy, Theater & Dance
Oct 26, 2016
Berlin’s raunchiest underground film festival returns to Germany’s oldest cinema for the 11th time. Bring your mom! (Seriously – it’s not all hardcore). Through Oct 30.
Oct 26, 2016 6:00 PM
Prof. Dr. Magdalena Waligórska-Huhle of Bremen University uses newly released statistics and oral sources to repaint the lives of queer people living in communist Belarus, where LGBTI people were considered mentally ill or locked up as criminals.
Oct 26, 2016 7:00 PM
Hyper-literate Norwegian musician Jenny Hval brings her mix of experimental pop, performance art and feminist body horror to Berghain Kantine.
Concerts & Live Music, Parties & Clubs
Oct 27, 2016
Can movement and borders be controlled through democratic processes? The Berliner Gazette investigates this question through workshops, performances, talks and... cooking! Through Oct 29.
Talks & Readings
Oct 27, 2016 7:00 PM
Toss out your sheet music at this audiovisual exhibition, for which artists like Saâdane Afif and Ari Benjamin Meyers created far-out interpretations of the musical score. Through Nov 13.
Oct 27, 2016 8:00 PM
Frankfurt born multi-instrumentalist Jorma Ruben leads the five-piece band, creating playful indie-pop with a wacky melancholic touch. Their third album, Work/Worth, is the last instalment in a trilogy of semi-autobiographical, coming-of-age works.
The Journey/Drom turns the Roma migration crisis into a live talk show. The script, which comes from actual experiences of people on the Balkan trail, brings new depth to the trite image of Roma people we normally see in the media.
Oct 28, 2016
Oct 29, 2016
Oct 29, 2016 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
PopUp GPP is here to give you more than selfie tips. Top photographers Joe McNally, Zack Arias, Gregory Heisler and David Hobby will share insights and inspire you in their intensive sessions. Beginners and pros are all welcome.
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