There are few Germans in Hollywood who are as famous as Roland Emmerich - now he's won a lifetime achievement award. German rockers Rammstein are setting cinemas on fire. And Cate Blanchett has conquered the art world.
As the days grow darker and colder in some parts of the world, people have a bigger appetite for special delicacies. And for those who celebrate Christmas, there are extra treats to look forward to. Which do you fancy?
Advent hasn’t even begun, yet Christmas lights are already brightening up many places and streets throughout Europe. We asked you to send in pictures showing how you gear up for the festive season.
London is gearing up for Christmas. A young German student is competing in the Miss Universe pageant. And meet extraordinarily talented young violinist Emmanuel Tjeknavorian.
It is the most renowned German film production company: Ufa was founded in 1917 and produced films through the end of World War II, during which time it served as a propaganda tool for the Nazis.
The Swedish Academy, which awards the Nobel Prize in literature, is cutting all ties with a man facing a series of sexual harassment allegations. The influential person had been closely linked with the institution.
Kraftwerk's leader, Ralf Hütter, hardly ever gives interviews. But some former band members do -- like Karl Bartos and Wolfgang Flür. They talk to DW about the time they spent in the band.
His hedonistic life cut short by disease, his good looks, his drawings of nudes: All this made Modigliani a legend. An exhibition at the Tate Modern in London shows off his work and gets to the man behind the myth.
Thousands of social media users have been breaking the silence around the culture of sexual abuse, with international versions of the #MeToo hashtag going one step further. Here are some of the celebrities who reacted.
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