Berlin the Metropolis

For many, Berlin is more than just the capital of modern Germany, it is its symbol, its heart. A city of historical and cultural extremes, a place that captures the past but is also moving into the future at full speed.


Paul Roorda is a Canadian artist who spends part of each year in Berlin.


A photo essay about the tenants of a crumbling apartment building near Berlin


Can Germans overcome their respect for regulations and cross against a red light?


Budding romance gives way to a gritty gangster story. And it's all shot in a single 140-minute take.


Watch the trailer to Victoria, Sebastian Schipper's one-take sensation.


In a wide-ranging interview, filmmaker Marc Bauder discusses memory culture in Germany and his work on the Lichtgrenze.


The Lichtgrenze (Border of Light) memorial project.


What life is like for a Canadian in Berlin.