We continue out exploration of Berlin’s film history with a look at domestic filmmaking in East and West Berlin during… Read more Divided Berlin Part 3: Domestic Visions of the City
In this second part of our look at Berlin cinema during the time of division we explore the growth of… Read more Divided Berlin Part 2: City of Spies
In this installment of our look at Berlin’s film history, we explore the differing production environments found in East and… Read more Divided Berlin Part 1: Film Production in East and West
In this installment of our investigation into Berlin’s cinematic past we explore the so-called Trümmerfilme (rubble films) made in the… Read more Berlin’s Trümmerfilme: the Aftermath of the Second World War
In this installment in our series on the history of Berlin cinema we explore the impact of the Nazi party… Read more Nazi Berlin: The Politicisation of the City?
In part 2 of our exploration of Weimar Berlin cinema we look at the depiction of the city’s streets on… Read more Weimar Berlin Part 2: The Alienation of the Metropolis
In the first in a series of essays on the historical development Berlin Cinema, we explore the early development of… Read more Weimar Berlin Part 1: From Provincial Backwater to World Film City
Year: 2008 | Director: Hannes Stöhr | Language: German (with English subtitles) Synopsis: Berlin Calling is a film which epitomises… Read more Berlin Calling