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.
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.
Trouble is brewing as people wonder who will follow in Berlinale director Dieter Kosslick's footsteps. Will there be a major change for the Berlin International Film Festival? A group of directors say there should be.
After an open call to renew Berlin's international film festival, debates surrounding its future are already underway. Current festival director Dieter Kosslick's tenure is set to end in 2019.
Producer Janine Jackowski puts films by and about women to the fore. Including Maren Ade's prize-winning Toni Erdmann.
The French novelist and member of the Academie Francaise has died at the age of 92. A very public figure in France, d'Ormesson was the author of some 40 works.
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.
Bauhaus is one of Germany's most successful cultural exports. But these days, 22 of the world's leading architecture offices are American, 17 British - and only three German.
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.
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