Tom Tykwer has long enjoyed international success. His latest film, which stars Tom Hanks, is an adaptation of the bestselling novel "A Hologram for the King”.
The German director, producer and composer best-known for "Run Lola Run" and "Cloud Atlas" will serve as jury president of the 68th Berlin International Film Festival.
He could not have made his latest movie happen without Tom Hanks in the leading role, says German director Tom Tykwer. In a DW interview, he speaks about the inspiration for his latest film, "A Hologram for the King."
Romantic comedy, road movie und culture clash: Tom Tykwer has turned Dave Eggers' novel into a entertaining and thought-provoking film starring Tom Hanks, who goes to Saudi Arabia and finds himself.
All over world, women are taking the film industry by storm. What motivates them? And how did they get their break? Five filmmakers - all Berlinale Talents participants - tell us about their struggle for recognition on our Arts.21 Special.
Philip Roth made a name for himself with novels like "The Plot Against America," "The Human Stain" and "Portnoy's Complaint," but decided to end it all by retiring from writing in 2012. On Monday he turns 85.
Panic, art and virtual reality: German rocker Udo Lindenberg's life and times can now be experienced at a multimedia museum in Hamburg — with a little glass of eggnog thrown in for good measure.
By now, many moviegoers have enjoyed futuristic visions of a high-tech African culture in the blockbuster "Black Panther." But a Dortmund exhibit shows that innovation is an everyday reality on the African continent.
Are video games sexist? One thing's certain: the gamer scene is longing for more female characters — and Lara Croft's character and body has changed incredibly since the first "Tomb Raider" in 1996.
A strong GDP and great social support are said to make a country happy. But a new ranking released for International Day of Happiness shows foreign-born residents of Germany are not as happy as locals.
© 2018 Deutsche Welle |
Legal notice |
| Mobile version