Berlinale Talents is the creative laboratory at the Berlin International Film Festival. This year, 300 promising young filmmakers from all over the world are there, and DW trainees look at the most promising talent.
The Berlinale isn't only a window into the latest in contemporary film. Each year, thousands of visitors travel to Berlin for a unique viewing of restored treasures from the history of film. DW sneaks a peak. (09.02.2014)
With more than 300,000 tickets sold, the Berlinale is the biggest festival in the world. It's a convergence of art, glamour and business. DW presents some fast facts about this year's fest below. (07.02.2014)
Cannes is more chic. Venice is warmer. Nevertheless, everyone loves the Berlinale in the German capital. About 400 films make up the festival's program this year - some even sold out well in advance. (06.02.2014)
Canadian-born filmmaker Derek Howard is rubbing shoulders with the biggest names in the industry at the Berlinale. He tells us why film is getting even more international, and why Berlin is the place to be.
French filmmaker Alain Resnais has died in hospital in Paris aged 91. Only last month, Resnais, a star of the New Wave movement, won a prize for innovation at the Berlin Film Festival for his "Life of Riley."
We join the big names of the silver screen on the red carpet at this year's Berlinale film festival, then head to the Berlinale Talents where the young filmmakers have a chance to step into the spotlight. We then swap champagne for coffee, and for good measure we slip out of our evening wear and into a wetsuit to dive beneath the coral reefs of Borneo for this week's Generation Change report.
After Carnival some people sacrifice something until Easter. Lisa Teuber and Lena Jahnke decided to give up up plastic bags - and to publicly promote their dangers. DW's Natalie Muller met with the pair.
From specks of nature refuge to sprawling tourist resorts, some 80 islands are part of German territory. Most lie either in the Baltic Sea to the east, or North Sea to the west. DW highlights eight German islands.
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