Between the Golden Globes and the Berlinale, there is another important date for the best German-language films in San Francisco. The 22nd Berlin & Beyond Film Festival by the Goethe-Institut awarded Frederick Lau the Spotlight Award for acting. In an interview, he tells us what it was like to play the close pair of brothers in My Brother Simple together with David Kross. [more …]
Berlin Hosts the Film World: The 68th Berlinale will take place from 15 to 25 February. Ten bloggers and film journalists from around the world will report as Berlinale bloggers for the Goethe-Institut on the international film festival - from a multinational perspective.
Germany may not have its own Silicon Valley, but it has still developed into an international hub for innovative start-ups. Medical apps in particular are blazing new trails, and benefiting both investors and the health care system. [more …]
As news of Che Guevara’s death spread around the world in 1967, an independent label declared a cultural revolution in Bavaria. 2017 marks the 50th birthday of the Trikont record company, still a subversive thorn in the establishment’s side today. [more …]