About the film
berlin, germany berlin wall german democratic republic border german-german border escape agent east berlin west berlin escape tunnel
Release Date: January 21, 2001
|Production Companies||:||teamWorx, Sat.1|
|Director||:||Roland Suso Richter|
|Producers||:||Nico Hofmann, Ariane Krampe, Alicia Remirez, Madeleine Remy, Madeleine Remy, Rita Serra-Roll|
|Writers||:||Johannes W. Betz|
Inspired by true events, Olympic swimmer Harry Melchior defects from East Germany in the 1960s and hatches a daring plot to help his sister and others flee East Berlin through a 145-yard underground tunnel.