British director Ken Loach won the Palme D'Or with his social drama “I,Daniel Blake”. German director Maren Ade’s film “Toni Erdmann” was a favourite but left with almost nothing. Nevertheless German films did well.
While mass student protests were the most visible expression of social and political change in 1968, new film movements had already started to foretell this revolt. Here's a look at the rise of a radical new cinema.
DW movie correspondent Scott Roxborough looks ahead to the 70th Cannes Film Festival. Does German director Fatih Akin have a chance at the top prize, the Palme d’Or? And who’ll be walking the red carpet?
The surreal Swedish comedy scooped up six of the biggest prizes at a glittering European Film Awards ceremony in Berlin. 'The Square' already won the Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival and has been nominated for an Oscar.
The uprising by Jewish people entrapped in the Warsaw Ghetto 75 years ago has been well documented in art and literature. Here, a look at how the event has served as fodder in films.
Libraries have existed for more than 4,000 years. They may resemble a ballroom or a UFO, but no matter what they look like, they are great places to celebrate World Book Day 2018 on April 23.
A dusty German children's song has gained new life after Catalans misheard the lyrics as "Viva Puigdemont" and turned it into a viral sensation. The hashtag #BiBaButzemann now leads to posts from the separatist movement.
As DW unveils its new art collection featuring two major Senegalese artists — the "Joseph Beuys of Africa," Joe Ouakam, and Paris-based Soly Cissé — we look at a booming trend in the global art market.
The most important prize in the country's gaming industry, the German Computer Games Awards selects innovative games in 14 categories. This year's winners include "Huxley," "Assassin's Creed Origins" and "Townsmen VR."
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