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Wenn du stirbst, zieht dein ganzes Leben an dir vorbei, sagen sie (Before I Fall) ***1/2

The premise is relatively simple: 24-hours in someone’s life is stuck like a needle on a vinyl record and keeps repeating. For Sammy (Deutch) the day promises…

Die Farbe der Sehnsucht (The Colour of Yearning) ***1/2

The documentary Die Farbe der Sehnsucht follows eight different people living in Qatar, Portugal, Germany, Mexico and Japan. What are their dreams or how would they like…

Elbphilharmonie Opening

Yesterday, , a ceremony and the inaugural concert marked the official opening of the Elbphilharmonie Hamburg. The concert hall is the new musical heart of the northern…

Friends of Britain donate 18.000 Euro to charities

On 31 October Friends of Britain e.V. invited volunteers who worked to make British Flair 2016 a success to the Anglo-German Club to say thank you and…

February’s Adventure, Exploring the Great Indoors

It’s still cold in Hamburg. Not only cold but windy and rainy.  What does that mean?  Well, it’s the perfect time to explore the great indoors! Luckily…

Hamburg's Melting Pot, Sternschanze

There is a certain freedom to living in a big city. Although people with similar interests and styles still tend to create their own communities, there are…

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