Berlinale: This “Alexanderplatz” is something big

Franz Biberkopf has blond hair, is a “rough, undefeated man with a repulsive exterior” and “strong as a cobra snake”, writes Alfred Döblin about the tragic hero of his Novel “Berlin Alexanderplatz”, First a transport worker, he developed into a pimp and killed his girlfriend in affect. When he is released, he plunges into the […]