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Berlin’s vegan bad boy cum celebrity cookbook author has started selling his meatless burgers on Kottbusser Tor’s fast food strip. more

Food & Drink

“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

Film

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

Film

For those still looking to get a grip on understanding the ever elusive German, two exhibitions going on right now go a ways in showing how they tick. more

What's On

What’s happening behind darkroom doors these days? Walter Crasshole examines the changing rules. more

Opinion

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

Insider Tips

Walter Crasshole

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

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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

Ready for the Berlinale? Here are the films that are competing for this year's queer film award. more

Film

A new exhibition makes Walter Crasshole wonder: whatever happened to gay sex in public toilets? more

Opinion

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

Opinion

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

Film

Berlin’s sexiest film event gets us hot under the collar at the 12th Berlin PornFilmFestival, kicking off on Oct 24 and on through Oct 29, all at Moviemento. more

Film

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In light of gay marriage becoming officially legal from Sunday October 1 (yippee), Walter Crasshole asks what impact the legislation could have had on the gay vote. more

Opinion

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Walter Crasshole takes on the queer issues of the day. This month: does anyone else miss when being gay was offensive? more

Opinion

Tweaker Nazis, Brandenburg beaches, Weimar satire and happy endings: these summer reads will teach you everything you wanted to know about Berlin, and a few things you didn’t. more

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INTERVIEW! The landmark punk of Fehlfarben's 1980 "Monarchie und Alltag" will be making people pogo this Friday, June 23 at Volksbühne as they play their groundbreaking debut in its entirety. We talked to lead singer Peter Hein about the early days. more

Concerts & Parties

INTERVIEW! Join us at EXBlicks for Stéphane Riethauser and Pasquale Plastino's enchanted documentary "Garden of Stars" on Monday, May 29, 8:30pm at Lichtblick Kino. We talked to co-director Riethauser before the screening. more

Film

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

Film

With Marine le Pen bolstered by gay voters in France and a surprise upset in the AfD naming an open lesbian as chief candidate, it seems now more than ever far-right parties have found a way to play with gays. Are Berlin's queers falling for it? more

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