„GRENZGÄNGER – SINFONIE EINER MAUERSTADT“
A short film (8 mins) by Andreas Göx.
April 3rd, 2020, at 6 p.m.
„Grenzgänger – Sinfonie einer Mauerstadt“ has been selected to compete in the Short Film
Competition, Category DOCUMENTARY, for the 21st edition of the Festival International
du Film d’Aubagne – Music & Cinema (FIFA), which will be held from March 30th to April 4th,
2020, and is supported by German Short Films.
„Grenzgänger – Sinfonie einer Mauerstadt“ is a journey through time, highlighting how much
Berlin has changed between 1978 and 2018, with the Wall and after it´s fall. The movie
contrasts and connects these two very different places for a sensual experience
of bringing the past back to life.
„Grenzgänger – Sinfonie einer Mauerstadt“ forms the visual ambience for the collection
of short stories called „Ich bin ein Berliner“.
Trailer Potsdamer Platz (1:05 mins):
The premiere of „Grenzgänger – Sinfonie einer Mauerstadt“ was on the 23rd of August 2019,
as part of the Baltic Short Film Competition, organised by the Blue Sea Film Festival,
in Rauma, Finland.
Teaser Markgrafenstraße (0.35 mins):
Cover, Colour Photography and Soundtrack by Andreas Göx
Black and White Photography by Hans W. Mende
(from „Grenzarchiv“, courtesy of peperoni books)
Produced by Andreas Göx
Assistant Producer Pablo Mainzer
April 3rd, 2020: „Grenzgänger“ was selected for the International Competition
at the Festival International du Film d´Aubagne, France.
November 10th, 2019: „Grenzgänger“ was part of the „West-Berliner Stimmen“, organised
by the Berliner Mauerstiftung and the Kulturprojekte Berlin, Pavillion am Kurfürstendamm.
November 9th, 2019: „Grenzgänger“, at the Stadtmuseum in the Ephraim Palais, celebrating the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.
August 31st, 2019: the Berlin premiere of „Grenzgänger“ was at the Ephraim Palais, during the
LANGE NACHT DER MUSEEN, and organized by the Stadtmuseum Berlin as part of the exhibition
„Ost-Berlin. Die halbe Hauptstadt“.
August 23rd, 2019: the international premiere of „Grenzgänger“ was at the Baltic Short Film
Competition, organised by the Blue Sea Film Festival in Rauma, Finland.