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Johan von Mirbach and Stephan Arapovic have been nominated for the Georg von Holtzbrinck Award in the category “Electronic Media” for their scientific journalism achievements with the two Labo M films “Germany Doping” (3sat) and “Priceless Pills” (3sat).

October 1st, 2018

New episodes - NDR WissensCheck

The popular science magazine “WissensCheck” is back on NDR with new episodes from the 17th of September. Tim Berendonk will put more myths and facts to the test again on Mondays at 21.00.

September 17th, 2018

Winner! International Music Journalism Award

We’re absolutely delighted with director Viola Funk, who won the award at the International Music Journalism Award (IMJA 2018 Hamburg) in the category “Best music journalism work of the year - multimedia” with the Labo M production “Die dunkle Seite des deutschen Rap“ (The dark side of German rap).

September 12th, 2018

How anti-Semitic is Germany? - air date

Our film with Barrie Kosky will be broadcast on the 12/9/2018 at 20.15 on 3sat!

August 28th, 2018

Chicks on Boards on Tour in cinemas

Current events:

-Kulturstrand Munich (31st July)
-Surffilmfest Berlin (4th August)
-Achtung Berlin Summer Cinema (29th August)
-International Images Film Festival for Women, Harare, Zimbabwe (24th to 31st August)
-Feminista, London (30th September)
..further dates to follow!

July 26th, 2018

Nomination for IMJA 2018

Our documentary “The dark side of German rap” by director Viola Funk has been nominated for the “International Music Journalism Award“ at the Reeperbahn Festival. Category: Best music journalism work of the year, multimedia. We’re over the moon!

July 23rd, 2018

Nominated for Smart Hero Award

We’re delighted about Deutschland3000’s nomination for the Smart Hero Award!
It would be great if you could vote for us!

June 7th, 2018

How anti-Semitic is Germany?

We are currently shooting with Barrie Kosky, director of the "Komische Oper Berlin" (Berlin Comic Opera). The 3sat/ZDFinfo production, "How anti-Semitic is Germany?" will be broadcasted in September 2018.

May 28th, 2018

"The Dark Side of German Rap" on 19 April on ARD

ARD has changed its programming at short notice: our documentary about anti-Semitism in German hip hop will be shown as part of the main schedule at 11.30 pm!  

April 18th, 2018

World premiere of Chicks on Boards!

On 13 April at 10 pm, the documentary will be premiered by Dörthe Eickelberg in the Babylon Berlin cinema as part of the "Achtung Berlin Film Festival". Hot tip: the cinema ticket also gets you into the festival party!

April 4th, 2018

"The Dark Side of German Rap"

We are currently editing a new film for WDR, "Die Story". It's about anti-Semitism in German rap. You can see it on 28th March, 2018 at 10:10 pm on WDR.

February 28th, 2018

funk launches second season of "follow me.reports"

When is a job a dream job, and why? That's what YouTuber Jodie Calussi wants to find out, starting on Wednesday, 21st June, 2017, at 1 pm, in the second season of the funk documentary series "follow me.reports" on the eponymous YouTube channel.

For follow me.reports on YouTube: click here.

June 21st, 2017

Grand Châtelet VR at Innovatives 2017 in Marseille

The VR app "Grand Châtelet" will be launched at Innovatives 2017, the trade fair for innovation in the service of science. This year the fair is being held in Marseille.

For further information: Grand Châtelet VR

May 24th, 2017

Labo M at the Funk hack day

On the weekend of 8th/9th April, Funk’s second hackathon took place under the motto "Hack day for democracy", and Labo M was there. For 24 hours we worked on formats intended to stimulate democratic debate and aid the formulation of critical opinions.

April 11th, 2017

VR film "Factory of the Aircraft Giants" on ARTE 360

The film is now available on ARTE360: the VR app ARTE360.

April 10th, 2017

Dörthe Eickelberg in Hawaii

Host and director Dörthe Eickelberg is currently in Hawaii for the fourth episode of her documentary series "Chicks On Boards": learn more about it.

April 3rd, 2017

Web series "Genial!" on smart TV

Our ARTE web series "Genial!" is now available on all smart TVs through the ARTE app, or directly via the ARTE YouTube channel.

March 19th, 2017

Follow us! The new reporter-driven show

Follow Us! Our brand-new reporter-driven doc-format will air for the first time on the 8th of August at 23.15 on ProSieben.

August 7th, 2016

Germany Doping on 3sat

Doping in sports is no longer exclusively limited to professional athletes — it has reached the masses. We uncover why more and more amateur athlets make use of legal and illegal drugs in order to enhance their performance. Our documentary "Germany Doping" ("Deutschland dopt") airs on the 25th of August at 20.15 on 3sat. For further information: visit

August 5th, 2016

‎Summer of Scandals on ARTE Future

ARTE "Summer of Scandals" continues on ARTE Future : Our brand-new webseries "Normal back then, scandalous now" is online.

August 2nd, 2016