By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Beginning Tuesday May 12th and continuing through Sunday, May 24th, Caixa Cultural in Centro will host the Achtung Berlin film festival. Celebrating filmmaking in the Berlin/Brandenburg Metropolitan Region of Germany, the festival will feature free screenings of fifteen films making their debut in Brazil and will include two lectures featuring the curators of the festival, Hajo Schäfer and Sebastian Brose.
Every year more than 300 films are produced in the area of Berlin/Brandenburg, a region that has undergone many transformations during recent decades including the fall of . . .