İpek's favourite places in queer Berlin-Kreuzberg

İpek İpekçioğlu is one of the best-known faces of Berlin's LGBTI community, and as DJ ipek, no club in the city would be complete without her. As a Berlin ambassador, she explains what she finds so wonderful about the city, namely, diversity and limitless opportunities for freedom of expression. The musician, producer, and political activist guides us through her beloved neighbourhood, Kreuzberg, and takes us on a journey to her favourite place, Kottbusser Tor.

Team

Protagonist: İpek İpekçioğlu aka DJ İpek
Support: QueerBerg, Karmatürji with Petra Nachtmanova & Ceyhun Kaya
Director: Johanna Behre
Camera: Julia Geiß
Film Producer: Nadja Brendel
Production: Special Media SDL GmbH / Siegessäule

Music

İpek İpekçioğlu feat. Petra Nachtmanova - Uyan Uyan @Katermukke
İpek İpekçioğlu - Neymane @Trikont

In the article DJ İpek's tips for Kreuzberg you can find more tips from İpek İpekçioğlu for your Berlin visit.

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