Walter Crasshole

Walter Crasshole empties his fag bag and vents on the issues of the day. This month: will sleeping with a friend’s ex make him a gay cliché? more

Oct 5, 2016 12:15 PM Zeitgeist

The PornFilmFestival Berlin is back for the 11th time (Oct 26-30 at Moviemento), and it's time to get out the tissues. Berlin's sexiest film festival is here with a host of films, workshops and parties for the mind, heart and crotch. more

Oct 4, 2016 2:00 PM Film

Two films hitting screens this month show what happens when ladies break the rules – one more fabulously than the other. more

Sep 8, 2016 2:15 PM Film

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

OUT NOW! While not as moving as Singer's last X-instalment, X-MEN: APOCALYPSE is still a genuine thrill ride from start to finish and definitely a treat for the serie's fans. more

May 19, 2016 3:00 PM Film

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

The world's premiere LGBT film prize reflected two things its constituency has always been good at: making clear there are struggles to be fought, and throwing a damn good party! more

Feb 20, 2016 3:00 PM Film

The LGBTQ film award is entering its fourth-decade! With screenings of famous Teddy-winners like Dunye’s Watermelon Woman and Julien’s Looking for Langston the Teddy30 retrospective celebrates on Feb 19 during the Berlin International Film Fest. more

Feb 11, 2016 4:00 PM Film

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

OUT NOW! DER BUNKER is truly a mindfuck and might not be for everyone, but for those who want to brave it, going down there is one incredible journey. more

Jan 21, 2016 10:00 AM Film

Berlin lost one of its most beloved adoptive children yesterday when David Bowie succumbed to his 18-month battle with cancer at the age of 69. We remember the man, the music and the myth with five key places that defined his time in Berlin. more

Jan 11, 2016 1:40 PM , , Music & nightlife

INTERVIEW. Spend this year’s holidays with Einstürzende Neubauten leader Bargeld at Radialsystem V as his band performs Lament, a set of original compositions, covers and reworks marking 100 years since the beginning of World War I. more

Dec 17, 2015 11:00 AM Music & nightlife

The Fantasy Filmfest returns to CineStar at Sony Center on Dec 5-6 for a special weekend of chills, thrills and double bills to herald the onset of winter: White Nights. more

Dec 3, 2015 2:55 PM Film

OUT NOW! BLACKTAPE promises to be the ultimate take on German hip hop, but the docu lacks broader appeal and will likely prove interesting only to those already invested in its subject matter. more

Dec 3, 2015 11:35 AM Film

Our November issue shines a spotlight on Schöneberg. One of Schöneberg's features? It's super gay. Here's a day out in Motzstraße, Berlin’s unapologetic man-lovin’ mecca. Read the piece then grab a copy on newsstands now. more

Nov 4, 2015 11:00 AM Zeitgeist

PornFilmFestival Blog: Refractory period

Alas, all good things must come to an (or in the) end, and all that's left for our intrepid ex-porn-plorer Walter Crasshole to do is lie back and enjoy the refractory period... and maybe get some reflection in, too. more

Oct 26, 2015 3:00 PM The Berlin Blog

PornFilmFestival Blog: Berlin is porn

Variety is the spice of Berlin. And the PornFilmFestival's got it in its visitors' backgrounds and experience levels, as well as in films of course. more

Oct 25, 2015 2:00 PM The Berlin Blog

PornFilmFestival Blog: Easing in

The festival saw its first full day yesterday and Walter Crasshole slid in to test the mood – and of course, some porn. more

Oct 23, 2015 11:45 AM The Berlin Blog

The PornFilmFestival Blog: Ten years on!

The PornFilmFestival, Berlin's beloved international-local institution, returns for its 10th year! Time to get it on! Can't make it for the whole thing? Walter Crasshole has the low-down on the get-down at the fest at Moviemento. Read it here. more

Oct 21, 2015 11:00 AM The Berlin Blog

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