Good Bye Lenin notes - Opening East = Soviet West = US UK France East Berlin East Germany(part of German Democratic Republic which is a Soviet puppet

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OpeningEast = Soviet : West = US, UK, FranceEast Berlin East Germany (part of German Democratic Republic which is a “Soviet puppet”)Oct 1989 Oct 1990 (Oct 3 1990 is when Germany became a singular country)Real events but fake characters; all places where they are were filmed in those real placesSoviet Union was the U.S’s ally in WWII against the NazisIron curtain fell and left side was democratic and right was soviet/Lenin controlledBerlin was on the Soviet side in East Germany, but it was a divided cityAll allied powers split Berlin’s power (Soviets took east and UK, US, and France split West Berlin)Blockade was lifted because nobody wanted to start a WWIIIAnti-Fascist Protection Rampart – called the wall of shame by the western peopleBy Nov. 9 1989 people could cross the border and people were very happy then voted on Oct. 3 1990 to become a singular stateClosingTransition between different political and economic systems (East vs. West Berlin; Germany as a whole; Europe as a whole)
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