Michael Ballhaus im Gespräch: ?Meine Filmschule war das Kino?

Als Kameramann hat Michael Ballhaus Kinogeschichte geschrieben. Auf der Berlinale 2016 wird er nun mit dem Goldenen Ehrenbären geehrt. Goethe.de hat sich mit dem gebürtigen Berliner über seine Karriere unterhalten. more more

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Evil and the upright citizen

Monday 4 February, 2008

A large-scale and long-overdue project has begun. German historians are documenting the persecution and extermination of the Jews in 16 volumes of primary source texts where metal merchants and budgie lovers all have their say - with no recourse to hindsight. By Eckhard Fuhr
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Translating the hate preacher

Monday 1 October, 2007

Director Romuald Karmakar has made a film which reveals the Islamist mindset. Based on the lessons delivered by Imam Mohammed Fazazi, whose mosque in Hamburg was visited by the 9/11 pilots, it stretches for over two hours and provides almost nothing for the eye. Precisely this, says Eckhard Fuhr, makes it so effective.
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The big lie

Monday 18 July, 2005

Sociologist Ulrich Beck explains why German politicians' idea of full employment is an illusion and why Kafka's works belong to the classics of sociology.
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