Communication and Media

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Topic of the week: behind the scenes

In Europe’s largest newsroom

How does the German Press Agency (dpa) produce reliable news reports – despite the corona pandemic? Head of News Homburger explains.

TV viewing in Germany

Which broadcasters had the highest viewing figures and which programme is most popular? Here are some key facts about German television.
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Berlin is everywhere

The Netflix series “The Queen’s Gambit” is not set in Berlin, but Berlin plays a number of roles in it. We present a selection of them.

Reading and watching

You can also get to know German literature at the cinema or via a streaming service – here are some successful film adaptations of great works.

What the Germans read

What is the situation on the German book market? What books are people buying and what role is the coronavirus playing? We have the answers for you.