Berlin airlift to counteract the blockade, blockade was eventually lifted because nobody wanted a world war 3 - Created the Berlin wall to isolate the two different parts: the anti-fascist something rampart aka wall of shame - Film ends as the soviet union starts to dissolve - Public protest in east Germany until they finally allowed people to cross the border - Look at the changing political systems, how things change over only 1 year - Check out lifestyle and economic changes Movie - Starts with them watching the first German go to space, people question his mom (grandma?) about his dad (grandpa?) because he spends a lot of time in capitalist countries - Looks like mom gets sent to an insane asylum where she was “transformed” - His dad went away, mom got remarried - Alex (main dude) wanted to become an astronaut - Fast forwards 10 years later, he has a kid with someone - He supported the idea of no borders and did a freedom protest thing - He choked on something during the walk - Some girl gets beat down really hard at the protest - His mom collapses at the protest thing kinda randomly - Alex gets thrown in jail then released
- Their mom in a coma after suffering from a heart attack - He travels to the west and shares his adventures there - He sees the girl from the protest again when he visits his mother and coordinated his
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