Berlinale Fever: This week the festival takes us to Tunisia, Rumania, Japan, introduces us to German actress Jella Haase and gives us the human stories behind the refugee crisis headlines.
From initiatives such as "Nobody's Doll" and #BlackCarpetBerlinale to Kim Ki-duk's controversial invitation, here's how the debate on #MeToo has been fueled even before the Berlin film festival kicked off.
Who will win the Golden Bear? Here's a look at some of the top candidates, as well as the winners of the independent jury awards, revealed a day prior to the Berlin International Film Festival's main prizes.
19 films, 10 days, 8 bears. The German director Tom Tykwer presides over the six-member jury that will decide who will be awarded the Golden and Silver Bears at this year's Berlinale.
The director of the German Film Museum, Ellen Harrington, has a particular connection to '2001, A Space Odyssey'. In an interview with DW, she talks about why she rented a whole cinema to see the film and why she still finds it so fascinating.
Kamila Shamsie's tale of family and faith in the modern world beat out five other contenders for the prestigious award. Shamsie thanked the award's founders for promoting women's voices in literature.
Acclaimed Russian conductor Gennady Rozhdestvensky has died. He guest-conducted for many major orchestras, including the Berlin Philharmonic and the Boston Symphony.
Two years after The Floating Piers, landscape artist Christo is back with a 20-meter-high work, The Mastaba, made of thousands of oil barrels. Despite its size, it's not the most daring project in the artist's career.
So far, it has been difficult to get a hold of documents of the renowned composer. But that will be much easier after the Wagner National Archive has been digitized.
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