Filmfest Hamburg – The most audience based film festival in Europe

© Filmfest Hamburg 2016
Twenty-five years ago independent filmmakers in Hamburg came together to create a no budget film festival in comparison to the mainstream festivals. As with all good ideas, it became popular for its earnestness and has since grown to be a large budget festival while retaining the heart of a small budget. Filmfest Hamburg occurs annually [...]

Happy Birthday MS Dockville!

Dockville credit Hinrich Carstensen
Hamburg’s annual MS DOCKVILLE Festival for Music and Art is celebrating it’s tenth anniversary from 19-21 August 2016.  Located directly in front of the river Elbe in Wilhelmsburg,  the three day festival hosts an international line-up with 23 bands from the USA, Austrailia, Israel, and Europe.  This year’s program covers a large gamut popular styles [...]

Liberty Eiscafé & Bistro: Ice Cream for Everyone

Liberty EisCafé & Bistro
Liberty is a summer exclusive in Hamburg- don't miss it! There are two locations: one is right next to the Satoriusstraße bus stop in Eimsbüttel. The other store is conveniently located by the Altonaer Fischmarkt. The Fischmarkt location can be reached by ferry (Landungsbrücken) or the Fischauktionshalle bus stop, and today I’ll be writing about [...]