Germany, 1949 – a year of division, hope and uncertainty. Two separate states were founded almost simultaneously, as the country became a pawn in the struggle between East and West during the Cold War.
Now, in a new documentary, the tumultuous events of that year are reconstructed in vivid detail, through the voices of those who lived through it. From the major political and social upheavals that rocked the country, to the personal struggles and triumphs of everyday citizens, this definitive account offers an unparalleled glimpse into a pivotal moment in history. Don’t miss this riveting and deeply moving exploration of one country’s journey towards healing and unity, and the profound lessons that can be drawn from it today.