Play It Again, Sam // Watch classic romance every Saturday at midnight

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Berlin is not exactly a city of romantics. There’s Paris for that, or maybe Venice. Berlin is a city of cynical singles and loners, right? A city of darkroom trysts and Tinder dates, not monogamy and forever-afters. Hoping for romance in Berlin is like going to a vegetarian restaurant in search of a good steak. ...

Your New Favourite Little Movie Theatre: Il Kino in Neukölln

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Forget Netflix. Nevermind online streaming. Sometimes, nothing beats going to see a movie the old-fashioned way: you know, putting on actual clothes, leaving the house, and going to sit in a theatre with one's fellow mankind to be entertained for 90+ minutes. I like going to the movies with friends (provided they're not the kind ...

Fresh Air Films // Berlin’s Love Affair with Freiluft Movies

One of the things I love about Berlin is the city's penchant for the out-of-the-ordinary. When it comes to movies, for example, going to the overpriced, over-air conditioned megaplex is the least popular option. Not only are there plenty of small, independent neighbourhood Kinos that have somehow managed to survive (Kastanienallee's Lichtblick Kino and Friedrichshain's ...