Over thirty years ago, Joseph Beuys stirred up the art world with his happenings and performances. A new documentary shows previously unpublished audio and visual material, letting the visionary artist speak for himself.
"Everyone is an artist," the provocative 20th-century artist famously said. A new documentary about him, "Beuys," explores his humorous actions and how his approach still contributes to today's political debates.
Our Arts.21 reporter plunges head first into the Berlin International Film Festival, taking in movies about the Arctic Circle, soup kitchens and socializing at film festival parties.
As this year’s Berlin Film Festival draws to a close, we bring you the weirdest and most wonderful moments from the red carpet, the most exquisite outfits, the hottest parties and the movies everyone’s talking about.
Guillermo del Toro's "The Shape of Water" leads the Golden Globes nominations with seven nods. Germany is well represented with Fatih Akin and Hans Zimmer among the nominees.
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.
A young woman tells fascinating tales of faraway mythical places. Her life depends on it. This hour, the fairy tale of Arabian Nights translated into music by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov.
Shortly after Trump said the US would recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, the Jewish Museum Berlin opened an exhibition investigating the history of the city where religion and politics are inextricably interwoven.
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.
In a year that has been full of political extremes, buzzwords that highlight government collapse, movements for marriage equality and women's rights are some of the German words of the year in 2017.
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