How to spot a gay from miles away... Walter Crasshole lets you in on the Berlin gay uniform. more

Aug 30, 2016 11:00 AM Zeitgeist

The alternative CSD in Kreuzberg returns this Sat, Jun 25 and with that the Gay Berliner is back! Walter Crasshole empties his fag bag and vents on the issues of the day. This month: Does “queer” still mean anything in Berlin? more

Jun 22, 2016 2:30 PM Zeitgeist

INTERVIEW! The XPosed International Queer Film Festival is back at Moviemento (May 19-22). Among the great diversity of films being screened, don't miss Uisenma Borchu's tempestuous love story "Schau mich nicht so an". more

May 18, 2016 1:00 PM Film

Not quite a concert, not quite musical theatre... Royale, along with Hans Unstern and Black Cracker, are not only queering the stage, but using their trans* and queer experiences to get people thinking in BOIBAND, on at Maxim Gorki starting May 12. more

May 12, 2016 12:15 PM Stage

INTERVIEW. The Teddy Award celebrates its 30th birthday this year with a retrospective of LGBT films, including 1919's "Anders als die Andern". Archivist Jan-Christopher Horak explains the importance of the world's first gay film. more

Feb 11, 2016 3:00 PM Film

Berlin was as busy as ever in 2015, and 11 issues of Exberliner have the proof. Among all our stories, these are the ones that stood out. Read our list and see if you agree. Is there something we missed? Let us know your faves in the comments. more

Jan 6, 2016 2:00 PM Features

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

Nov 27, 2015 1:35 PM Film

Thu, Oct 15 sees the last instalment of Expatriarch's Generations. Dance out the season with Tama Sumo and her pick The Neighbourhood Character at Schwuz and check out the two artists here first in a video meeting of the minds. more

Oct 12, 2015 2:00 PM Music & nightlife

Expatriarch’s genre-defying, creatively binding series Generations hands over the reins to established artists, this time queen of Berlin punk Bettina Köster, who in turn presents synth punks P.U.F.F. Don't miss the pairing Fri, Sep 18 at Schwuz. more

Sep 15, 2015 3:00 PM Music & nightlife

How do you make an impact from afar? In our September issue, we meet exiles from Ukraine, Iran, Syria, Azerbaijan and more who are carrying on their homelands' struggles from Berlin. Plus a chat with Peaches, all the fall festivals and more! more

Aug 31, 2015 1:15 PM Features

Peaches, The Hidden Cameras, Cakes da Killa, Christeene... these are just a few of the names thrown together for the first Yo! Sissy queer music festival that hits Berlin July 24-26 at Schwuz, Neue Heimat and SO36 respectively. more

Jul 23, 2015 3:00 PM Music & nightlife

Generations, the four-night series in which established Berlin artists take emerging ones under their wing, is back for round two with Christiane Rösinger and Normal Love. Don't miss another meeting of the musically-minded at Schwuz on July 17. more

Jul 13, 2015 3:00 PM Music & nightlife

The big gay day in Berlin is coming. That's right, Christopher Street Day (CSD) and its alternative in Kreuzberg (KCSD) are happening Sat, Jun 27. But why limit all the fun to just one day? Here's a handy guide to queering out all year. more

Jun 19, 2015 1:00 PM , , , Zeitgeist 1 Comments

Berlin is gay! Need proof? Look no further than the silver screen. With the 10th XPosed International Queer Film Festival kicking off on Thu, May 21 at Moviemento, we outline just how the city got that rep. more

May 20, 2015 2:00 PM Film

The international queer film festival XPOSED bares all for the 10th time, showing classics like Stephen Elliott's gender-bending "The Adventures of Priscilla: Queen of the Desert," along with other films, shorts and a party. Don't miss! May 21-24. more

May 13, 2015 11:30 AM Film

Expatriarch is back with more Generations, a four-night series in which established Berlin artists take emerging ones under their wing, starting with Aérea Negrot and Longopus. Watch their interview here and then join them on May 15 at Schwuz. more

May 12, 2015 12:45 PM Music & nightlife

The world’s first queer tech festival is coming to Berlin on May 8 at FritzClub: #unit Festival is an event for the queer tech community driving at an open, inclusive atmosphere for all – not just the typical tech dude. more

May 6, 2015 4:00 PM Culture 1 Comments

Four figures of Berlin’s nightlife wait backstage as they get ready to perform: "Gritty Glamour" explores post-migrant queer identity in a show that is refreshingly honest and beautifully performed. Check it May 27-30 at Ballhaus Naunynstraße. more

Apr 28, 2015 12:00 PM Stage

Berlin's the undisputed LGBTQ capital of Europe – and your roadmap to it just hit newsstands. Read about invisible lesbians, gay rugby players, post-gender professors, out prisoners and more in this month's special on queer Berlin! more

Apr 2, 2015 12:45 PM Features

What does it mean to be a trans*man? What does it take to be a man at all? Jayrôme, Finn and Skyler share their perspectives on masculinity. On Thu, Apr 23 Jayrôme will shed light on more of his experiences in a reading at Buchkönigen. more

Mar 31, 2015 12:30 PM People

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