Doris Dörrie revisited Japan for her latest film. "Greetings from Fukushima" follows Marie as she attempts to help the victims of the Fukushima disaster.
A Fukushima court has ordered the Japanese government and nuclear plant operator TEPCO to pay damages for the 2011 triple meltdown. The case was the largest class action suit brought over the nuclear disaster.
Five years ago an earthquake and a tsunami devastated the Fukushima nuclear power plant. The result: a nuclear catastrophe that killed almost 19,000 people. With her film, Doris Dörrie pays tribute to the victims.
Doris Dörrie returned to Japan for her new film "Greetings from Fukushima," shooting just a few kilometers from the nuclear reactor. The German filmmaker tells DW about the location, losses and new beginnings.
The Sundance Film Festival kicks off the global string of film festivals. Showcasing independent films, it features this year eight German co-productions, as well as movies directed by stars Ethan Hawke and Idris Elba.
While everyone is talking about "Fire and Fury," an exposé of the Trump White House by journalist Michael Wolff, a book with the same name published in 2009 is seeing renewed sales.
Edwin Hawkins, best known for the hit "Oh Happy Day," has died in California. He was credited with being one of the founders of modern gospel music.
On January 17, museums around the world are embracing the selfie as the #MuseumSelfie trend takes over social media.
Russia’s independent gaming scene between art, business, politics and censorship.
The German Goethe Institute is hosting an interactive exhibition titled ‘Games and Politics’ in Novosibirk, bringing together the country’s gaming scene.
Trends emerging from the fall/winter 2018 men's fashion weeks in London, Milan and Paris show that designers are reacting to current events — by either depicting men as kids or gearing them up with protest wear.
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