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by Michael Herbig with Friedrich Mücke, Karoline Schuch, David Kross. Germany 2018, 125’.
v.o.ger. engl. and it. subt.

Production Herb x Film
Screenplay Kit Hopkins, Thilo Röscheisen, Michael Herbig
Music Marvin Miller, Ralf Wengenmayr
Editing Alexander Dittner
Cinematography Torsten Breuer
Set Decoration Kerstin Grund
Costume Design Lisy Christl

Summer 1979: for two years the Strelzyks and the Wetzels have been preparing a daring plan: to build a hot-air balloon to flee from East Germany. However, the balloon crashes right before the Western border. The STASI discovers their attempt to escape and opens an investigation, while the two families are constrained to build another balloon. An exhausting run against time begins …

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