Night Crossing


Watch Night Crossing (1982)

In 1978 the two families Strelzyks and Wetzels in East Germany, the Communist East and the West planned to flee. Peter Strełzyk had the brave idea of ​​building a home balloon big enough to carry two families across the militarized east-west border. The border between East and West Germany is heavily militarized, as are watchtowers, watchdogs, barbed wire, alarms, sensors, searchlights and patrols. Rumor has it that some areas of the militarized border are being dismantled. The only way to cross the border is by plane. Strelzyks and Wetzels start a risky venture by buying a lot of taffeta and sewing in the attic with a sewing machine. Peter Strelzyk builds an experimental hot air balloon burner for the home. In 1979, when the balloon was ready, Peter and his son tested it, but the Wetzel family began to hesitate. Strelzyków decides to go alone, but bad weather causes the balloon to explode in communism ...... Show more

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Release: 1982
Duration: 107 min
IMDb Rating: 6.5