The Kaiser in Afghanistan

Today’s films are German. But what does “German film” really mean at this year’s Berlinale? Perspektive Deutsches Kino | photo: Morten Vejlgaard Just “Booooo!” I’m hunting down the German film today, the big question being: how is German cinema doing these days? Not exactly well, if you ask the press after the screening [...]

By |February 17th, 2014|Berlinale|Comments Off on The Kaiser in Afghanistan

Berlinale Exclusive Day 9: Final Decisions

Photo (cc) flickr user SORAT-Hotels On the 9th day of the Berlinale, Johannes Lehnen talks about selecting the winner of the "Perspektive Deutsches Kino" award. And the winner is..."Zwei Mütter"!  Ok, ok, it wasn't the Golden Bear.  Actually it wasn't a bear at all.  But it was the trophy of the DFJW prizes.  [...]

By |February 20th, 2013|Berlinale, General|Comments Off on Berlinale Exclusive Day 9: Final Decisions