Set in East Berlin in 1961, the film tells the story of a champion swimmer who, with his engineer friend, masterminds an attempt to dig a tunnel under the Berlin Wall through which some two dozen people hope to escape to the West. Based on true events.
Escapes -- Germany (East) -- Drama.
Germany (East) -- Politics and government -- Drama.
Political refugees -- Germany (East) -- Drama.
Political refugees -- Germany (West) -- Drama.
Tunneling -- Germany (East) -- Drama.
Tunnels -- Germany (East) -- Drama.
Motion pictures, German
Ferch, Heino, 1963-
Hofmann, Nico, 1959-
Home Vision Entertainment (Firm)
Koch, Sebastian, 1962-
Krampe, Ariane, 1961-
Lara, Alexandra Maria, 1978-
Richter, Roland Suso