DOK Leipzig 29 October – 4 November 2018
61st International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film
DOK Leipzig Film Festival

1989 – Songs of Our Homeland. I Love – I Love All.

1989 – Songs of Our Homeland. I Love – I Love All.

Episode from a series of animated films about the fall of the Berlin Wall and the peaceful revolution. Erich Mielke (1907–2000) is completely lost as he wanders through the new era and declares his love for the people. He is surrounded by the rubble of the fallen GDR and his former Ministry for State Security.

Ralph Eue

Original Title: 1989 – Lieder unserer Heimat. Ich liebe – ich liebe doch alle.
Country: Germany
Year: 2017
Language: German
Subtitle: English
Runtime: 3 min.
Technique: 2D Digital, Collage, Drawn
Format: HD Videofile (QT H.264 1080p)
Color: Colour
Director: Schwarwel
Producer: Sandra Strauß, Schwarwel
Animation: Schwarwel, Dirk Reddig, Sara Bock
Music: Schwarwel
Sound: Schwarwel
Script: Schwarwel

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