Here’s our regular listing of films being shown in English and other original languages (with labels such as OmU, OF and OV) at Leipzig cinemas for this movie week. Among this week’s features are Australian horror film “The Babadook;” reruns of “Woman in Gold,” “La mafia uccide solo dâ€™estate,” “Interstellar,” “Cobain: Montage of Heck,” “Splinters,” “White Shadow,” and “Love & Mercy;” and Polish Oscar-winner “Ida.”
For last weekend, we announced that Germany’s first professional wheelchair-skater, David Lebuser, was coming to Leipzig to give a workshop at Conne Island. We found that pretty cool, so our glocal photographer Stefan Hopf stopped by to bring us a glimpse into the action. Here’s the result.
Here our all-things-celluloid columnist, who can identify with and is drawn to aspects of a gypsy lifestyle, gives us a review of one of his favorite TV series at the moment, Peaky Blinders, which depicts Irish Gypsies with some grit and nuance.