In the German papers this week: Vexing and perplexing news stories from Berlin and beyond... more


Exberlinale Interview: Pascal Plante's punk love

INTERVIEW! Our critic sits down with the writer/director Pascal Plante, whose debut feature, Les Faux Tatouages (Fake Tattoos), is this year's clear standout in the Generation programme more

Feb 23, 2018 12:00 PM The Berlinale Blog 1 Comments

The Exberlinale Blog: The Generation game

Today we're singing the praises of the festival's youth strand and a Guy Maddin oddity. more

Feb 21, 2018 2:00 PM , The Berlinale Blog

The Exberlinale Blog: Fake tattoos and fake westerns

Day two of the festival served up another big red carpet premiere, but we were more impressed by an under-the-radar Canadian teen drama. more

Feb 17, 2018 5:00 PM , The Berlinale Blog

Is the BVG the new Tinder? With the help of "Meine Augenblicke", you just might be able to reach out to that sexy stranger you locked eyes with on the U-Bahn yesterday. more


OUT NOW! Fragmented KNIGHT OF CUPS is short on conventional narration but relentless with its masterful pace. more


In case you missed it! From hefty stories about the NSA, Nazis and religious radicals to hot topics like GEMA, sexism in the tech industry and animal love to killer profiles of fascinating personalities, last year had no shortage of scoops. more


John Riceburg's nuptials were a walk down the bureaucratic aisle, but for someone not so sure about institutional matrimony in the first place, he's basking in the practical benefits. Join John at Laika for a reading of his essay on Oct 8. more


Summer is sizzling so why shouldn't your love life be too? With these handy apps you can swipe, tap and ogle your way to true love or if that's not your style... a hot, sticky one night fling. more

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OUT NOW! METÉORA tells the highly stylised tale of a Greek orthodox monk and nun as their forbidden love threatens their common faith. more


OUT NOW! Based on the novel of the same name, THE FAULT IN OUR STARS lives up to expectations and stears clear of the worst clichés. more


Our June issue is here, and love is in the air! We talk to perfect and odd couples, visit a BDSM guru, test out dating apps, pick up chicks on Alex and answer the ultimate question: why can't smart, sexy women find lasting love in Berlin? Read on... more

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Jacinta Nandi has never received a love letter. She thinks it's because she has these chunky sausage legs – solid and sturdy like tree-trunks. Or something. more

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