This DVD compilation chronicles the year 1968 through film.
This DVD compilation chronicles the year 1978 through film.
The feature film selection, Seven Freckles (dir. Hermann Zschoche), looks at youthful romance and youthful self-expression in the face of social limits and social morals as they are upheld by adults.
Sweet Cinderella lives with her cruel stepsisters and stepmother. When she is left at home on the night of the Prince’s ball, Cinderella’s rags turn into a beautiful ball gown.
The film team spent several days accompanying the Circus Hein. Sandra, Benjamin, Enrico and Jessica appear alongside their parents in the ring as clowns or acrobats.
This poetic film combines animation and life-action to illustrate the song "Am Fenster" ("At the Window") by the popular rock band City.
As of the late 1970s, young East German artists, especially in the larger cities, created spaces for cultural experimentation that were separate from official art channels. Through their art, they rebelled against both the existing art market, and the country’s political climate.
Set in the late 1950s, a young Cuban couple and their friends struggle with all their might, in the urban underground movement, against the Batista regime. They get into a dangerous crossfire with the secret service and police, and must fight for their lives.
In the country of Fluteland, Aische is threatened by Black Seifi, who wants to take possession of her beautiful garden. A cloud who is in love with the girl makes the ultimate sacrifice to protect her, but like love itself, the cloud proves to be immortal.
Christine lives with her parents on the outskirts of the city. She loves to walk her dachshund.
Wolf Brandin, an electrical engineering student in East Berlin, gets recruited by the CIA. He immediately notifies the Stasi. His work as a double agent inevitably strains his personal life.