Germany's "welcoming culture” and a fear of foreigners. Director Simon Verhoeven has made a star-studded comedy dealing the current refugee crisis - and landed himself a box-office hit. We've got an on-set report.
A German comedy about the refugee crisis. Simon Verhoeven’s film walks a tightrope between slapstick and social criticism while holding a mirror up to the German mass audience.
KINO meets the master of political film, Ken Loach, to talk about his latest work, the award-winning "I, Daniel Blake." We also look at the German refugee comedy, "Willkommen bei den Hartmanns."
"Wilkommen bei den Hartmanns" is the first film to humorously deal with Germany's ambivalent views on refugees. Made with a top cast, the result is hilarious despite its generous dose of clichés.
Fatih Akin's "In the Fade" has been shortlisted for the Academy Awards' best foreign language film — one out of nine films selected for the category.
The renowned novelist, screenwriter and essayist has long courted both critical acclaim and ill-fame in equal parts. As Austrian man of letters Peter Handke reaches another milestone, his legacy remains an open book.
Answer the quiz and win CDs! We play a cover version of a hit from Germany, and you tell us: Who first sang the original of "The Power"?
Win CDs by Broilers, Three Fall, Alice Merton, Bausa.
It's the first cooperation between Munich's Pinakothek der Moderne museum and the Istanbul Biennial. Will the exhibition "A good neighbour" contribute to building new ties between both countries?
After the "Jamaica" coalition talks aimed at building the next German government collapsed in Berlin on Sunday, Germany's top culture critics took to Twitter to voice their opinions.
From the US to the UK and even Germany - it's time again to dig out and actually wear that ugly Christmas sweater. Yes, the gaudy one with Santa, elves and real jingle bells. Here are some of our favorites.
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