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Dusk: 1950s East Berlin Bohemia

Berlin in the 1950s: divided, but not yet walled. Young artists, at the start of their careers and seeking a new lifestyle, frequented the East Berlin cafés and bars that were meeting places for intellectuals, as well as Cold War secret service agents and black marketeers.   Former East Berlin bohemians gather at Ganymed, the legendary...

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GDR Magazine 1975/11: 225th Anniversary of Bach's Death

This documentary on Johann Sebastian Bach was made to commemorate the 225th anniversary of his death. In addition to giving background information on the life and work of this famous composer, footage of the 3rd International Bach Festival and a Bach music competition for young people is used to illustrate Bach's enduring...