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The Wall Between Us (Zwischen uns die Mauer)

Norbert Lechner
Germany, 2019, 110 min.

In German with English subtitles.

1986. 17-year-old Anna travels to East Berlin. There she meets Phillip. It is "love at first sight". But the happiness of young love is overshadowed by a bitter reality: will they be able to carry on a relationship from opposite sides of the wall?

Director's Statement

This is a Romeo & Juliet story in the time of the Cold War, that shows us what the values of freedom and democracy are.

Category: Romance, Feature.
Themes: Relationships, Border, Human Rights, World Cinema.

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