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The Empty Grave review: Stolen skulls and German colonialism

Songea Mbano's skull was stolen by the German colonial administration. The Empty Grave follows his descendants as […]

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What’s on at Berlin cinemas this month?

What are the best films showing at Berlin cinemas this month? Our film editor compiles some highlights.


Afire: Social-comedy and environmental tragedy

The second part of Christian Petzold’s Elements Trilogy, Afire is a beguiling but uneven film ★★★★

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Taboos, transgression and the inheritance of horror

In three new movies, Darren Aronofsky, Ulrich Seidl and Brandon Cronenberg explore uncomfortable truths.


Someday We’ll Tell Each Other Everything ★ ★ ★ 

Emily Atef's Someday We’ll Tell Each Other Everything is a powerful coming-of-age story, set against the backdrop […]


Cocaine Bear ★ ★ ★ 

Directed by Elizabeth Banks, Cocaine Bear delivers a sufficiently entertaining bite of B-movie mayhem.


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