Our 19-Fifties - How we became what we are
Direction: Thomas Kufus, Jan Schütte
zero one film in Coproduction with hr, WDR, mdr, rbb, SWR, BR, SR (D).
Funded by Hessische Rundfunk Filmförderung.
TV premiere: Nov 21, 2005, 21.11.2005
This ground-breaking documentary series depicts
the historical era of the 1950’s uncompromis-ingly
as a history of individuals: the biographies of 16
people stand for the ups and downs of ten dramatic
years. A vivid, personal, emotionally dense and
politically enlightening portrait of how we became
what we are.