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Swan Island

When he is 14, Stefan’s parents decide to move the family to Marzahn, a desolate high-rise suburb of Berlin that is still under construction. Stefan’s innocent childhood suddenly ends when he encounters the bullying of an older boy and his gang.   Officials accused director Herrmann Zschoche and scriptwriter Ulrich Plenzdorf of...

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Our Children

Our Children is a documentary about marginalized youth communities in the GDR, such as "Grufties", "Skinheads", "Punks" and "The Red Front.”  Interviews with young people, concerned parents, and authors Christa Wolf and Stefan Heym address the attempts made by youth to come to terms with their history, country and society and their...