"Mama arbeitet wieder" ("Mom's going back to work") is a 19-episode television drama. For Mark, everything is perfect: he has a wife and two kids, a house, and a successful career as a construction engineer. But now, his traditional family is beginning to change into a modern one. Part 2 of 19.
"Die Wichtelmänner" ("The Elves and the Shoemaker") is a classic fairy tale from the Brothers Grimm about a poor cobbler who gets a much-needed economic boost from a most unexpected source. Voodoo economics indeed! Viel Spaß beim Deutschlernen!
The band Killerpilze (literally "Killer Mushrooms") suddenly found themselves in place number one on the MyVideo chart, but how they come up with the charts isn't always clear... Viel Spaß beim Zuschauen!
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"Mama arbeitet wieder" ("Mom's going back to work") is a 19-episode television drama. For Mark, everything is perfect: he has a wife and two kids, a house, and a successful career as a construction engineer. But now, his traditional family is about to morph into a modern one. Part 1 of 19.
"Frau Müller muss weg!" ("Ms. Müller Must Go!") is a film comedy from Sönke Wortmann with serious undertones. Hovering Helikoptereltern ("helicopter parents") treat their children as a projects that reflect their own status and prestige. When 4th grade teacher Ms. Müller steps out of line by refusing to give their kids better grades than they deserve, all hell breaks loose!
The pig brothers are at it again! Out for a stroll in the countryside and you guessed it: little brother Piggeldy has a question for his older brother. This time the topic is butterflies! Viel Spaß beim Zuschauen!
Aktion Kinderschutz ("Campaign: Protect the Children") in Karlsruhe is a non-profit organization dedicated to preventing child abuse and making children's lives safer. Watch this video to show just how effective such an organization can be!
German bands like the Ärzte, Rammstein, and the Fantastische Vier are no problem for schlager singer Heino, who sees them as the "folk songs" of the younger generation. On the other hand, some of these bands object to Heino covering their songs... (video copyright dpa)
"Die Pfefferkörner" ["The Peppercorns"] is a childrens' TV series that started in 1999 and is set in Hamburg. Each season revolves around a group of five friends, changing every season, who form a detective group. Part 2 of 6.
Another psychological marvel from the Brothers Grimm, in which (spoiler alert!) two sisters cuddle up to a bear, who, instead of eating them, turns into a prince and marries one of them, kindly matching up the other with his brother. Viel Spaß beim Deutschlernen!
Spending the night "Back in the DDR": it's colorful, unique, and above all, retro! Those who missed the GDR or perhaps want to relive the experience, can now stay the night in the Hotel Ostel! (video copyright dpa)