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Extremism & soul-searching at DOK Leipzig

in Movies/Politics/Society
Director & narrator Karen Winther in her "Exit" documentary. (Film still © DOK Leipzig)
Director & narrator Karen Winther in her "Exit" documentary. (Film still © DOK Leipzig)

“I was surprised at how close to home Exit hit for me emotionally, although I do not have a violent past, and do not (at least not yet) count violent extremists among people I know.” #DOK Leipzig

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Tomorrow you’ll be a criminal, claims movie

in Movies/What's on
The movie "Pre-Crime" does not present a dystopian vision of the future of policing, but a timely reveal. It is already happening now in 2017. (Photo: public domain)
The movie "Pre-Crime" does not present a dystopian vision of the future of policing, but a timely reveal. It is already happening now in 2017. (Photo: public domain)

The Stasi did not disappear when the Berlin Wall came down in 1989. They just migrated into that shiny little device in our pocket. #Pre-Crime

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Documentary: I was a DOK virgin

in Film festival/Movies/My Leipzig

DOK Festival Director Pasanen said, “We have no more physical walls in our immediate surroundings, but the idealogical walls of many are increasingly noticeable.”

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Free film showings and party at DOK Leipzig

in Film festival/Movies/My Leipzig
Opening DOK Leipzig 2016. (Photo: Susann Jehnichen)
Opening DOK Leipzig 2016. (Photo: Susann Jehnichen)

For DOK Leipzig’s 60th edition, the organizers would like to invite “the whole city to dance with the winners.”

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Sauna in Finland: chamber of male secrets

in Movies/Travel

They need to let it all out somewhere, and they do it sitting in an “oven” naked and vulnerable with other dudes.

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Review: “Bowlingtreff”

in Culture / Entertainment/History/Leipzig/Movies
The old Bowlingtreff at Wilhelm-Leuschner-Platz, shown by a great documentary by the same name. Photo by Stefan Hopf, Picture-S.de

What if I told you the abandoned building you pass by everyday was once revolutionary and palace-like inside?

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