Culture and Sports

Trio Sweet Birds at International Bir Miftuh Festival, Malta

A very special music presentation was given to the visitors of the third and last concert of this year’s edition of the International Bir Miftuh Music Festival in Malta: The German Trio Sweet Birds pe...

Elbphilharmonie - Hamburg’s new concert hall

Hamburg's new concert hall - Elbphilharmonie

Hamburg’s new concert hall was officially opened on 11 January 2017. Its local nickname is "Elphi". www.elbphilharmonie.com Information, photos for redactional use and material for the press can b...

Nuerburg, Germany, 24 hour race

German-Maltese Town Twinning

Mellieha (Il Mellieħa) - Adenau In Spring 1996, the first town twinning in Malta was founded between Mellieha and Adenau - under the auspices of the Maltese President H.E. Dr. Ugo Mifsud Bonnici. Thu...

Lange Nacht der Musik

Music connects people. Music connects Europe.

Whether Italian song competition, Estonian jazz festival, Spanish conductor’s workshop or Swiss accordion course – the European Musical Exchange Platform delivers insight into the diversity of Europea...

Afrikanischer Schemel

Cultural life in Germany

Cultural life in Germany is varied and exciting - why not discover it for yourself!

Deutsch-Maltesischer-Zirkel Eingangsbereich

German-Maltese Circle - Forthcoming events

Plus to German language courses, the German-Maltese Circle offers various events like the yearly German Film Festival and photographic/art exhibitions, music events, etc. at its premises in Valletta.

cover picture of the brochure "German in Malta"

Facebook group of the German Department

You are looking for the Social Network connection between Malta and Germany? The Facebook group “German in Malta” of the German Department of the University of Malta provides information about Germany as well as it is a possibility to discuss related topics and get in touch with each other.

German Football Fans

Sports in Germany

Germans love sports - either actively or as supporters in front of a big screen. Discover sports in Germany!

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Feb 20, 2018 3:28 PM

Berlinale 2018: Willem Dafoe receives Honorary Golden Bear

From a comic book villain to Jesus, Willem Dafoe has portrayed every possible role during his career. With 100 movies in his filmography and counting, the Berlinale awards the American actor an honorary prize.


Feb 20, 2018 2:27 PM

Berlinale: The top titles in the competition

Who will win the Golden Bear? Midway through the Berlin International Film Festival, it's still too early to start serious predictions. Here though we look at works that have received most praise from the critics.


Feb 20, 2018 10:57 AM

German film industry addresses gender inequality at the Berlinale

Along with sexual harassment in the film industry, there's a huge gap in female representation in the media. A panel was held in Berlin to discuss the situation. It was briefly interrupted by far-right activists.


Feb 19, 2018 4:59 PM

Weimar-era film masterpieces showcased at 68th Berlinale

The Retrospective section is one of the highlights of every Berlinale. This year, the festival commemorates the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War by devoting its program to (restored) Weimar-era cinema.


Feb 19, 2018 3:45 PM

Everything you need to know about the 2018 Berlinale

Are you ready? The 68th edition of Germany's largest film festival starts this Thursday and will showcase almost 400 new productions. Here are a few highlights of the rich program.