City on a Couch

Let's go to Berlin — in movies, TV, books, music and more

The German capital is best in the flesh, but here are some ways to take a tour without leaving the house

17 May 2020 - 00:00 By Chris Leadbeater

The German capital's turbulent "recent" history - the eye of the storm for both World War 2 and the Cold War - means it is heavily represented in art and culture. While you hold on for the real thing, make a virtual visit via films and books about its terrible past or spy its madcap modern life through art or the restless beats of a techno soundtrack.


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