John Riceburg: The end of the commie holiday

Kicking off Jun 29, the Fusion festival is turning 20 – and, if rumors are true, this year's gathering might be the last. John RIceburg looks back at flying caterpillars, apocalyptic bunkers and an experiment in anti-capitalist entertainment. more

Jun 27, 2016 12:30 PM The Berlin Blog 1 Comments

Ever wonder what it was like to be a Jew in East Germany? After fleeing Nazi Germany as a child, Salomea Genin returned to live in East Berlin, expecting a utopia free of anti-Semitism – an illusion that would soon shatter. more

Dec 9, 2015 11:00 AM People


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The Berlinale Blog: Calling post-communism

Looking back with hindsight at Eastern Europe pre-1989 needn’t always be an exercise in angst. Eve Lucas considers the discreet charms of films from Romania and the Czech Republic. more

Feb 11, 2014 11:00 PM The Berlinale Blog

John Riceburg: The first demonstration of the year

It’s been 95 years since Rosa Luxemburg and Karl Liebknecht were murdered by the Social Democratic government of 1919. Remember them - and take part in a uniquely Berlin institution - at their annual commemorative demonstration this Sunday at 10am. more

Jan 8, 2014 12:00 PM The Berlin Blog 5 Comments

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