Berlinale: Programme


Film file

Retrospective

Berlin Klammer auf Ost Klammer zu

Berlin Open Bracket East Close Bracket

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A cinematic tour of East Berlin. Museum Island and Gendarmenmarkt square. Parades on Unter den Linden and workers during a lunch break. New construction in Lichtenberg and the Scheunenviertel re-development district. The “young talent” group of painters and “high-ranking functionaries” in Wolga limousines. The many contrasting impressions in the film are accompanied only by the at times idyllic, at times martial music of a jazz duo.

Germany (Federal Republic from 1949) 1966, 10 min

by

Fritz Illing, Werner Klett