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B-Movie: Lust & Sound in West-Berlin 1979-1989 (2015)

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Music, art and chaos in the wild West-Berlin of the 1980s. The walled-in city became the creative melting pot for sub- and pop-culture. Before the iron curtain fell, everything and anything... See full summary »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Andi Andi ... Himself
Bela B. Bela B. ... Himself
Blixa Bargeld ... Himself
Ben Becker ... Himself
David Bowie ... Himself (voice)
Lena Braun Lena Braun ... Herself
Eric Burdon ... Himself
Jörg Buttgereit ... Himself
Campino Campino ... Himself
Nick Cave ... Himself
Zazie De Paris ... Herself
Die Tödliche Doris Die Tödliche Doris ... Themselves
Monika Döring Monika Döring ... Herself
Christiane Felscherinow Christiane Felscherinow ... Herself (as Christiane F.)
Muriel Gray ... Herself
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Music, art and chaos in the wild West-Berlin of the 1980s. The walled-in city became the creative melting pot for sub- and pop-culture. Before the iron curtain fell, everything and anything seemed possible. B-MOVIE is a fast-paced collage of mostly unreleased film and TV footage from a frenzied but creative decade, starting with punk and ending with the Love Parade, in a city where the days are short and the nights are endless. Where it was not about long-term success, but about living for the moment - the here and now.

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If you can remember the 80's, you weren't there!

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Documentary | Music

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Country:

Germany

Language:

English | German

Release Date:

8 February 2015 (Germany) See more »

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Superb documentary
22 October 2017 | by HitchcamSee all my reviews

This is an excellent documentary (featuring Nick Cave, Blixa Bargeld, David Bowie, New Order, David Hasselhoff & Hitler!!). It's main concern is the evolution of West Berlin's music scene during the 80s. The political enclave proved a cultural melting-pot during the Cold War years.

Please check it & review; I feel like I'm the only person that's seen it & it deserves a wide audience. Watch it, love it, tell the others.


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