German Mumblecore: Filme drehen, einfach so

Mit dem German Mumblecore rückt eine Spielart des deutschen Kinos ins Rampenlicht, die viel auf Improvisation setzt. Doch was sind Mumblecore-Filme genau ? und was bietet diese Bewegung der deutschen Kinolandschaft? more more

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Open Excess

Tuesday 26 May, 2009

As the world awaits the decision on the Google Books Settlement, there is much uncertainty and debate about what it will mean for authors' rights. In Germany, literature professor Roland Reuß has added to the confusion by launching an attack on what he believes to be another enemy of the freedom to publish: Open Access. Publishers, journalists, authors and other sympathisers have signed his petition, which is now in the hands of Chancellor Merkel. Their arguments are hair-raising, deluded and dangerous, says Matthias Spielkamp
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