Premiere: Das Erste, 30. August 23:50 Uhr / ARD-Mediathek
MDR 15.04. 22:40 Uhr
rbb 17.04. 17:25 Uhr
For over 25 years, the BBC gave voice to the silenced people of East Germany by inviting them to secretly write in to a radio programme called Letters without Signature. Broadcast on the BBC’s German Service, the programme…
Stanislav Vysotskyi is a juggler with heart and soul. Actually, the 37-year-old Ukrainian, who lives in Berlin, was supposed to perform together with 12 other artists in the current autumn show of the Krystallpalast Varieté in Leipzig. But on the day of the premiere, the news of the upcoming second lockdown reached them.
Mentally ill people played no role in the public sphere, in literature, art and film in the GDR. On socialist holidays or when prominent politicians visited, there was a curfew for psychiatric patients until 1989. The history of GDR psychiatry is characterised by enormous contradictions.Beitrag lesen
It is the largest and the oldest, over 850 years old church in the trade fair city of Leipzig. In addition, along with St. Thomas Church, it is one of the city’s most important tourist magnets and one…