Berlin is scooting towards the e-revolution – or is it? This month, EXB investigates how the Verkehrswende is coming along with e-cars, charging stations, public transport and, of course, the e-scooters. If you think the wheels of the future are non-motorised, come check out the local skating scene! Also in this issue: Interviews with Nicola Galliner on 25 years of Berlin’s Jewish Film Festival and cult pop duo Stereo Total, what not to miss at the International Literature Festival, Berlin Art Week and much more!
THE BIG E-BUZZ – Has the sustainable revolution reached us yet?
E-SCOOTER INVASION – The rules, fun facts and a test drive
WHERE THE SKATERS MEET – From the Kulturforum to Warschauer Straße
“THERE’S NEVER BEEN AS MANY SKATERS” – A chat with veteran skater Lenny Burmeister
CALIFORNIA ÜBER ALLES – The story behind Berlin’s famous fictional skating doco
PREVIEW: MINORITY REPORT – Literature Festival goes full-on diversity
Also in this issue…
NICOLA’S FEST – Director Nicola Galliner on her Jewish Film Festival’s 25th anniversary
BERLIN ART WEEK – Our top tips
FILM FESTS GALORE – Down Under, Human Rights, Favourites and more
TORSTRASSEN FESTIVAL – A guide to the musical treasure hunt
SPICE GIRLS – From disappointing to revelatory Thai
TIME TO GO TO GERMAN SCHOOL – Jacinta Nandi on why it’s not okay to order Orangensaft in English
…And much, much more!