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Schönheit & Vergänglichkeit (2019)

"Beauty and decay" is a documentary about three rebels, who shine even brighter than the rest of the vibrating East Berlin boheme of the 80ies: Sven Marquardt, Dominique Hollenstein (Dome) ... See full summary »

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Dominique Hollenstein Dominique Hollenstein
Sven Marquardt Sven Marquardt
Robert Paris Robert Paris
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"Beauty and decay" is a documentary about three rebels, who shine even brighter than the rest of the vibrating East Berlin boheme of the 80ies: Sven Marquardt, Dominique Hollenstein (Dome) and Robert Paris. All of them being more mystical creatures than real punks. This movie reveals how little the colorful East Berlin punk-scene had in common with the one-dimensional aesthetic of its western counterpart. The uniqueness, authenticity and offhandedness of this subculture was impressive. Written by SIB

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Germany

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German

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5 December 2019 (Germany) See more »

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Belleza y decadencia See more »

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Berlin, Germany See more »

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It Works!, RBB Media See more »
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