About Alexander Fallier

I am the project manager of the Young Germany website

Periphery: 180 Seconds in Prague

Prague: Young Roma Rap Where formerly Czech nobles brewed their beer, today live many young Roma. In Prague’s Nusle district they spend their time making rap music. Click on the image to start the video: More about the #180sec project on goethe.de/180sec

By | 2017-03-21T23:16:29+00:00 December 5th, 2016|#180sec|Comments Off on Periphery: 180 Seconds in Prague

Periphery: 180 Seconds in Beijing

Beijing: Living in the Periphery Life is cheaper here: every morning tens of thousands of people drive from the bedroom community of Yanjiao to their working places in the centre of Beijing. It is only in the evening that they return to the settlement to sleep. Click on the image to start the video: [...]

By | 2017-03-21T23:16:29+00:00 December 2nd, 2016|#180sec|Comments Off on Periphery: 180 Seconds in Beijing

Periphery: 180 Seconds in Munich

Munich: Periphery and Poetry The Munich poet Ayna Steigerwald knows her way around the periphery. The north of Munich, where the Panzerwiese is surrounded by long lines of cars, shopping centres and high-rise buildings, is her home. Click on the image to start the video: More about the #180sec project on goethe.de/180sec [...]

By | 2017-03-21T23:16:29+00:00 December 1st, 2016|#180sec|Comments Off on Periphery: 180 Seconds in Munich

Periphery: 180 Seconds in Manila

Manila: Spirits in the Forest For about a hundred years the family of Manuel Salazar has lived in the countryside south of Manila. Manuel and his son Nikolo talk about country life and the belief in spirits and enchanted beings in the forest.  Click on the image to start the video: More about [...]

By | 2017-03-21T23:16:29+00:00 November 30th, 2016|#180sec|Comments Off on Periphery: 180 Seconds in Manila

Periphery: 180 Seconds in Madrid

Madrid: Living on the Shepherd’s Trail Once a shepherd’s trail traversing all of Spain, the Cañada Real near Madrid is now a 16 kilometres long informal settlement. The nine-year-old Fátima shows where she lives and where she plays and goes to school with her friends. Click on the image to start the video: [...]

By | 2017-03-21T23:16:29+00:00 November 29th, 2016|#180sec|Comments Off on Periphery: 180 Seconds in Madrid

Periphery: 180 Seconds in Lille

Lille: As a Couple through Life Coralie and Mourad belong together: they found one another in Lille, in the district of Fives. They want to go their way together, because love and trust are for them the most important things in life. Click on the image to start the video: More about the #180sec [...]

By | 2017-03-21T23:16:29+00:00 November 28th, 2016|#180sec|Comments Off on Periphery: 180 Seconds in Lille

Periphery: 180 Seconds in Kolkata

Kolkata: Celebrating at the River The inhabitants of Calcutta celebrate gaily and merrily at the river Hugli. The ceremony takes place in honour of the Hindu goddess Durga and is the most important festival of the year in the city. Click on the image to start the video: More about the #180sec [...]

By | 2017-03-21T23:16:29+00:00 November 25th, 2016|#180sec|Comments Off on Periphery: 180 Seconds in Kolkata