Eavesdropping Berlin

Eavesdropping on all things Berlin related

Berlin: Metropolis of Vice

Documentary series of 3 programmes produced by the Canadian Public Broadcasting Corporation (CBC). The whole series looks at Paris, Berlin and Shanghai between the wars. Here the video for Berlin – a city notorious for all sorts of “sinful” (read debauch) behavior in the 20s. Somethings never change….

From the Youtube page: Berlin – Metropolis of Vice. Berlin transformed itself into the Babylon of the world. Degenerate cabarets, bars, and clubs catering to every sexual daydream sprang up like mushrooms. Censorship was all but non-existent.


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This entry was posted on February 21, 2012 by in Art, Design, History, Wild Berlin and tagged , , , , .
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