From the incomparable James Baldwin to two runaway weirdos, the Berlin International Film Festival features must-see films from around the world. The year of 2017 is in motion, which means the Berlin International Film Festival is upon us. Each year, the festival opens the calendar with experiments on-screen and forays into the unknown, bringing together filmmakers and movie buffs from around the globe to get frostbitten in the plazas of East Germany. The “Berlinale” is the first of the …read more
Blake Hayek writes about the arts and political economy. He lives in Mexico City where he enjoys coffee, making music and long walks to the taco truck.