The story of Werner Schlömerkemper, a 75 year-old man who starts to rebuild the Berlin Wall. He soon attracts the attention of the whole neighbourhood, although no one really knows his true motives. A Romeo and Juliet story, touching on themes of misunderstanding and xenophobia.

Original title: Die Berliner Mauer
Director: Paul Cotter
Script: Paul Cotter
Cinematography: Jean-Philippe Gossart
Music: Stephen Coates
Others: Editing: Silke Botsch; Sound: Marko Weichler
Production: Kaminski.Stiehm.Film, Miriam Klein
Cast: Joost Siedhoff, Fritz Roth, Dominik Bender
Dialogue: German
Clearance of minors: 0 years
Licensed territory: Worldwide

Nomination: Berlin Today Award 2009

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