Expelliarmus! At the college of wizardry in Poland students can follow in Harry Potter's footsteps. Also Euromaxx reporter Axel Primavesi goes to the Santa winter games. And why are the Danes so happy?
No one would ever have guessed that writer Joanne K. Rowling would become a billionaire with the story of a student at a magic school. And no one could have known that Harry Potter would become such a cult classic.
"Harry Potter" author JK Rowling has defended the casting of Johnny Depp in the upcoming "Fantastic Beasts" film. Depp faced allegations of domestic abuse and blackmail following his divorce last year.
Lithuania doesn't have dark crime novels like Scandinavia or Nobel Prize-winners like the Belarusians. But it's a country full of bookworms and a diverse history that's reflected in its books, writes DW's Inga Janiulytė.
KINO brings you excerpts from Romy Schneider's best films, including A Simple Story by Claude Sautet, The Swimming Pool by Jacques Deray and That Most Important Thing: Love by Andrzej Zulawski and explains why these films were so important for the actress.
Whether you'd like to introduce your kids or yourself to German culture, a good place to start is with literature for children. For World Children's Day, here are a few of the country's favorites.
The first anniversary of #Me Too, and the 100th of women's suffrage in Germany. But what role do women play in the German music industry? Why aren't there more women in the charts? Our series begins with singer Lary.
If Vivian Maier is now considered one of the most important street photographers of the United States, her fame came posthumously. Her work is now shown in Germany at the Willy-Brandt-Haus in Berlin.
It's not all just fun and games when it comes to gaming. The Victoria & Albert Museum explores the transformative power of digital games in its latest exhibition, "Videogames: Design/Play/Disrupt."
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