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PANKOW ‘55

West Germany, 1984 (MIFF 1984)

Director: Gabor Altorjay

Altorjay emerged from Germany's "underground" to make this political sci-fi of life in East Berlin under authoritarian rule The events of the film take place in an Orwellian "Nerve Clinic", with fantasy escapes to a tropical paradise, plus an occasional song from pop star Heck.

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