“When Tomatoes Met Wagner” is the story of a small Greek village (population 30) and the residents who grow and ship organic tomatoes to cities all around the world. The documentary premiered this week as part of Berlinale’s Culinary Cinema.
“We Are Little Zombies” is competing in the Generation 14plus section at the Berlinale. The film from Makoto Nagahisa follows four Japanese teenagers dealing with the deaths of their respective parents.
After WWII, Germany’s Basic Law was adopted to allow displaced German Jews & their descendants restored citizenship. We speak to Donna Swarthout, editor of the book “A Place They Called Home,” about her experience reconnecting with her German heritage.
February 5, marks the 30th anniversary of the fatal shooting of 20-year-old Chris Gueffroy, the last person shot trying to cross the Berlin Wall. We spoke to Axel Klausmeier, director of the Berlin Wall Foundation, to find out more.
On Jan. 28, Chancellor Merkel received the prestigious Fulbright Prize for furthering international understanding, She took the opportunity to address the importance of opposing populism and nationalism.