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From spies to sci-fi to more spies, Berlin is burning up the international small screen. Unlike Vancouver or LA, Berlin doesn't just serve as a convenient shooting location. The city itself is more and more featured in TV series all over the world. more

Film

Nobody tips in Berlin... or do they? As it happens, there are ways to base your entire livelihood mostly or entirely on gratuities. You might have to get a bit more creative than waiting tables, though! more

Zeitgeist

OUT NOW! The latest post-apocalyptic YA adaptation, THE 5TH WAVE puts an alien invasion spin on the genre, offering a few new ideas but otherwise not separating itself from a crowded pack. more

Film

INTERVIEW: Our next EXBlicks screening casts some light on Wedding's little-discussed African Quarter with Martin Helmbrecht's docu series MÜLLER ECKE AFRIKA. Read our interview, then explore the Kiez yourself at Lichtblick Kino on Jan 18, 20:30. more

Film

Think you know every corner of Berlin? Our EXBlicks screening of Müller Ecke Afrika (Lichtblick Kino, Jan 18, 20:30) might teach you something new, as Martin Helmbrecht examines the African Quarter in Wedding via four residents' testimonies. more

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Berlin lost one of its most beloved adoptive children yesterday when David Bowie succumbed to his 18-month battle with cancer at the age of 69. We remember the man, the music and the myth with five key places that defined his time in Berlin. more

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So you've resolved to work out more this year, but the traditional exercises just don't seem fun enough? Well, now you have no excuse not to hop to it – with Jump Berlin, the city finally has a trampoline park! more

Insider Tips

INTERVIEW: Join us for a particularly sexy Boxing Day (Dec 26) EXBlicks screening at Lichtblick Kino, 8:30pm when we screen Marit Östberg's semi-autobiographical queer porno "When We Are Together We Can Be Everywhere". more

Film

Get ready for a particularly sexy Boxing Day as EXBlicks presents Marit Östberg’s "When We Are Together We Can Be Everywhere" for a pornier holiday – just how Berlin likes it. Join us on Dec 26 at Lichtblick Kino at 20:30 and get it on with us! more

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Are your nightmares dominated by overcrowded dining room tables and piles of dirty dishes? Berlin's restaurants come to rescue you from Christmas dinner toil. Here are five of the best places to eat out on Christmas Day. more

Food & Drink

Berlin has never been afraid to house the big and now the Hauptstadt can count a T. rex skeleton among its more epic sights. On Dec 17, Museum of Natural History unveils Tristan, one the most well-preserved of all time. more

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Weihnachts

Photo by Philipp Dubrau

With the first Advent come and gone, Weihnachtsmarkt season is in full swing. Among the bio-vegan-Japanese hype, don't forget these five classics. Frohes Fest! more

Liz Rosenfeld's series of shorts, The Surface Tension Trilogy, screening Nov 30 at the Zeughauskino, presents five historical females in a Berlin that's not-quite-past, not-quite-present, inviting us to question our perception of history. more

Film

INTERVIEW: She and two others made headlines a month ago when they managed to sneak subversive graffiti messages onto the set of US TV series Homeland. Now, we speak to Heba Amin about what she did, why she did it, and what still needs to be done. more

Interviews & Portraits

INTERVIEW! This month's EXBlicks presents Robert Bramkamp's unconventional, thought-provoking satire-drama-sci-fi-allegory-and-then-some, Art Girls. Did we miss a question? Ask him yourself: Q&A and screening at Lichtblick Kino at 8:30pm, Mon, Nov 9. more

Film

Once again, talent from just across the Oder to the furthest reaches of Siberia gathers 120km south of Berlin for the Cottbus Film Festival, an annual celebration of post-Soviet films and filmmakers. Get out of town and enjoy the festival Nov 3-8. more

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All costumed, face-painted and dressed to kill (literally) with no place to go? Don't worry about it; Exberliner sorts through this year's haul of Halloween parties and separates the treats from the tricks. more

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