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Walter Crasshole goes out to celebrate two long-standing queer institutions more

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Walter Crasshole ponders how homos are entering matrimony. more

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“By-Products of Love” champions three giants – Rosa von Praunheim, Elfi Mikesch and Werner Schroeter – of German underground cinema. It's on at Akademie der Künste through Aug 12. Here's our tips for this month. more

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Walter Crasshole strips Xposed Queer Film Festival down to the essentials. Catch the fest May 24-27 at Moviemento. more

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Turkish artist Nilbar Güreş on using humour and fabric to craft her own political language. Her two exhibitions at Galerie Tanja Wagner and the Schwules Museum end Apr 13 and 15 respectively. more

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Will Potsdamer Straße ever be a nightlife drag? Right now, Berlin scenester Lena Braun is reclaiming what she sees as the street’s rightful legacy with her new "miniature cabaret", Barbiche. more

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Walter Crasshole on why the world doesn’t necessarily need more gay CEOs. more

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INTERVIEW! Luca Guadagnino on the intense sensuality of "Call Me By Your Name", out in Berlin cinemas on Mar 1. more

Film

Exberlinale Blog: Carnival comes to the Teddys

Brazilian queers were the real stand-out at this year's Teddy Awards. more

Feb 24, 2018 5:30 PM The Berlinale Blog

Walter Crasshole on why those who stay in Berlin over the holidays have the gayest time of all. more

Opinion

"Only dead fish follow the stream,” reads the exhibition text for THEY. Spotlighting mainly Berlin-based artists who flow against the "tide" of gender and sexual norms, it's a fine survey of local talent. more

Art & Exhibitions

INTERVIEW. Bruce LaBruce on his lesbian-separatist film "The Misandrists" and the complexities of queer politics today. Catch it followed by a Q&A with star Susanne Sachse at EXBlicks' PORNBlicks on Dec 26, 20:30. more

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Intersectional feminism has hit the Berlin music scene! With the We Make Waves festival and conference on the horizon (Nov 9-11), we looked at initiatives that support female musicians and DJs while inviting other marginalised groups to the party. more

Culture

INTERVIEW! Berlin's queer-lesbian dating scene is giving the episodic film treatment in Kanchi Wichmann's "Mixed Messages". Join us on Mon, Oct 30, 20:30 at Lichtblick Kino in celebration of its DVD release with Wichmann in tow. more

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INTERVIEW! Sebastián Lelio on his timely transgender tale "A Fantastic Woman", in cinemas from September 7. more

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INTERVIEW! One half of poetry duo DarkMatter brings their intimate new show to the Werkstatt der Kulturen on Aug 6. We talked to them about WATCHING U / WATCH ME, the dangers of visibility, and being a brown trans Ms. Frizzle. more

Theatre & Dance

Motzenstraßenfest, CSD – it's Pride season in Berlin. But some people aren't happy about the PR campaigns by the Israeli government. more

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INTERVIEW! Alternative porn pioneer Erika Lust is coming to Berlin for two nights of film screenings, Q&As and penis popsicles. She talks about how she got into the industry and how to be a responsible porn consumer. more

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Walter Crasshole wants to spend May in a darkroom – the cinema, that is. Here’s what to see at the Xposed Queer Film Festival, May 11-14 at Moviemento. more

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INTERVIEW: Aykan Safoğlu and Emre Busse examine the Turkish-German connection through a LGBTQ lens in ğ – the soft g, on through May 29 at the Schwules Museum. more

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