Good Bye, Lenin! is a 2003 German tragicomedy film, released internationally in 2003. Directed by Wolfgang Becker, the cast includes Daniel Brühl, Katrin Saß, Chulpan Khamatova, and Maria Simon. Most scenes were shot at the Karl-Marx-Allee in Berlin and around Plattenbauten near Alexanderplatz. In a prologue, Alex Kerner recalls as a child in 1978 how proud he was along with his countrymen when the first German to enter space, Sigmund Jähn, came from East Germany . The remainder of the film is set in East Berlin, spanning from October 1989 to just after German reunification a year later....
|Release date:||February 9, 2003|
|Directed by:||Wolfgang Becker|
|Producer:||Stefan Arndt, Andreas Schreitmüller, Katja De Bock|
|Editor:||Peter R. Adam, Antje Zynga|
|Music by:||Yann Tiersen|
|Screenplay by:||Bernd Lichtenberg|