Die Frau vom Checkpoint Charlie

Movie • 2007  

Report
Based on a true story, Miguel Alexandre's two-part drama focuses on an East German woman and the fight for her children. Spring 1982: Sara Bender, living with her daughters Silvia and Sabine in the East German town of Erfurt, wants to marry her colleague Peter, but shortly before the wedding, her father is killed in a road accident. As the funeral takes place in West Germany, she isn't allowed to got there, so she starts planning to leave her communist home country forever. Trying to flee via Romania, she is caught by the secret service. After years in jail, Sara is ransomed by the West German government, but without her daughters. To draw the world's attention on her desperate situation, she starts demonstrating at the Berlin border crossing Checkpoint Charlie
Your Triggers
Does the dog die?
1 supporters
Add comment
Yes
0
No
0
Unanswered Triggers
Are animals abused?
129 supporters
Add comment
Yes
0
No
0
Is someone sexually assaulted?
123 supporters
Add comment
Yes
0
No
0
Does a cat die?
114 supporters
Add comment
Yes
0
No
0
Does an animal die?
(besides a dog, cat or horse)
110 supporters
Add comment
Yes
0
No
0
Does a pet die?
101 supporters
Add comment
Yes
0
No
0
Were animals harmed in the making?
82 supporters
Add comment
Yes
0
No
0
Yes
0
No
0
Is a child abused?
77 supporters
Add comment
Yes
0
No
0
Is there pedophilia?
75 supporters
Add comment
Yes
0
No
0