Interview: Our US election warm-up (tonight, Oct 10, 19:00!) features DJ Spooky's "Rebirth of a Nation" at 9pm, after food, drinks and voter registration. Spooky told us his thoughts on the 2016 election and the meaning of "Birth of a Nation" today. more

Oct 10, 2016 1:00 PM Film

INTERVIEW! Most of you know of poet and activist Audre Lorde, but did you know she spent some of her last years here in Berlin? Dagmar Schultz' doco details them in "Audre Lorde – The Berlin Years", screening Sat, Sep 3 at Lichtblick at 20:30. more

Aug 23, 2016 4:30 PM Film

At our next EXBlicks, we present Angelika Levi’s documentary, Miete Essen Seele Auf, chronicling the fight against rent increases in Kotti. Join us on Wed, May 25, 20:30 at Lichtblick Kino for anunmistakably Berlin story. more

May 18, 2016 11:50 AM Film

The Third Reich's Nazi propaganda films have been locked away for 70 years now for a number of reasons. But should they be? Join us for "Verbotene Filme", exploring their censorship in Germany, at EXBlicks on Tue, Mar 1. 20:30 at Lichtblick Kino. more

Feb 25, 2016 12:30 PM 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

Jan 13, 2016 1:00 PM 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

Jan 13, 2016 12:00 PM Film

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

Dec 23, 2015 2:00 PM 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

Dec 17, 2015 2:00 PM Film

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

Nov 5, 2015 3:00 PM Film

Tonight (Tue, Oct 13) at EXBlicks, three young Israelis confront the past in Alice Agneskirchner’s "An Apartment in Berlin", where they recreate the lives of two victims of the the Holocaust. Don't miss! At Lichtblick Kino at 8pm. more

Oct 13, 2015 10:30 AM Film

INTERVIEW! On Tue, Oct 13 at Lichtblick, we present Alice Agneskirchner's "An Apartment in Berlin": a documentary about a unique social experiment involving three Israeli Jewish expats and a Prenzlauer Berg Altbau. more

Oct 8, 2015 10:00 AM Film

Exiled Syrian filmmaker Ossama Mohammed's "Silvered Water" is a love letter to both Syria and cinema. Read our interview and catch an rare screening on Mon, Sep 7 at 8:30pm as part of our Exiled Politics film fest. more

Sep 3, 2015 2:00 PM Film

Our September issue (out now!) is all about exile politics. For this month's EXBlicks we're screening riveting documentaries about the Syrian Civil War, Snowden and politically active Iranian refugees for a festival of powerful film at Lichtblick. more

Aug 31, 2015 1:55 PM Film

Where were you when the Wall fell? The GDR teenagers at the time certainly remember. Join us and dir. Anke Ertner for a screening of the contemplative and emotional "Generation 89" next Wed (Aug 26, 20:30) at Lichtblick Kino. more

Aug 19, 2015 4:00 PM Film

INTERVIEW. June sees EXBlicks present an RAF evening for cinephiles and politico-junkies alike with a screening of Une Jeunesse Allemande (A German Youth) on Monday, June 15, 8:30 at Lichtblick Kino. more

Jun 11, 2015 2:00 PM Film

Experience the RAF as it played out in the radicalized 1960s and 1970s. Jean-Gabriel Périot’s documentary "Une Jeunesse Allemande" explores the Baader-Meinhof gang with footage of the time. Join us Mon, Jun 15, 8:30pm at Lichtblick. more

Jun 8, 2015 12:00 PM Film

INTERVIEW. Catch the winner of our 2015 Exberliner Film Award! Tami Liberman's atypical portrait of refugee life in Berlin, "Napps: Memoire of an Invisible Man", turns an unnamed African into cameraman and co-director. Mon, May 18 at Lichtblick. more

May 14, 2015 10:30 AM Film

Queens, screams and campy music! EXBlicks presents Rosa von Praunheim’s 1983 classic City Of Lost Souls. Join us for a screening of the film with English subs and an appearance by Von Praunheim himself on Apr 28, 8:30pm at Lichtblick Kino. more

Apr 22, 2015 12:00 PM Film

INTERVIEW. At the next EXBlicks, Volker Meyer-Dabisch’s documentary "Open Souls" shines a light on the turbulent lives of two Berliners with similar backgrounds. Catch it on Monday, March 16, 8:30pm at Lichtblick Kino. more

Mar 10, 2015 12:45 PM Film

INTERVIEW: Teresa Beck and René Reichelt cast an aesthetic eye on the progenitors and plans behind gardens from Görli to Hohenschönhausen in "Speaking Gardens". Catch it on Feb 24, 20:30 at Lichtblick Kino. more

Feb 18, 2015 5:00 PM Film

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