Stories of That Night: Phoenix
(Geschichten jener Nacht: Phönix)
Geschichten jener Nacht: Phönix © DEFA-Stiftung
As the Berlin Wall goes up, a brigade leader tries to leave a young comerade at home that night so he can celebrate his wedding. The young man's insistance on coming reminds his older colleague of a similar situation he experienced in 1933.
This short film is episode 1 of Stories of that Night.