Upheavals & Revolutions in Europe
English subtitle, German
6 short films in 90 minutes. Socialist monuments can still be admired in the former Yugoslavia to this day. In Poland, a girl reveals terrible things after the introduction of martial law in 1981. Fatally, a Romanian child asks Father Christmas for Ceausescu’s death. A mother tells of her life during the time of upheaval, and after the fall of the Wall Uncle Dieter finally visits rural West Germany from the East. How did the Brexit decision come about? An animation grotesque reveals all.
The films: Halmaspiel, Nikotyna, Christmas Gift, A second World, Brexicuted, Onkel Dieter. Followed by a Q+A with Bettina Kuntzsch; Moderator: Anna v. Haebler. English translation: Julia Droege. A cooperation with interfilm Berlin.