19 Sep 2019

Carola Rackete, the woman of the moment, was suggested for the Nobel Peace Prize, and meets Maja Lunde in Oslo, the most successful author of Norway, the host country of this year’s Frankfurt Book Fair.
This episode of “Into the Night with…” is a commentary on the current political debate, the issue of civil disobedience, as for example expressed in the Fridays for Future Movement. A film about the resistance against the destruction of nature and the exploitation of fossil resources.

23 Oct 2017

1933, books burning in Göttingen. The German philologist Ernst Pfeiffer is on his way to pay his respects to a woman whose nature and work he has long worshiped – Lou Andreas-Salomé. The now 72-year-old lives reclusively in her house together with Mariechen, who helps her with the household. She usually turns visitors away, no longer maintains relationships. However, …

23 Oct 2017
Jane and Paul try to enjoy their wedding day but the atmosphere is not very nice...The conversation is irrelevant, Paul ignores Jane. The frustrated Jane decides: Paul must be replaced. How good that a roboter-husband can be turned off easily. Just a phone call and the new Paul is ordered. He´s more sporty, pithy and … Continued
23 Oct 2017
Punk diva, bad girl, "Catharine the Great". Opinions about Nina Hagen are sometimes divided, but as a musician she is unique. She created German Punk and launched the "New Deutsche Welle". A music magazine once asked the rhetorical question of whether Nina Hagen was the most important contribution to German pop history since Bertolt Brecht. … Continued