Ralf Kukula & Matthias Bruhn about FRITZI: A REVOLUTIONARY TALE

“You can still recognise what is a Trabant, a Wartburg or a Skoda” 

East Germany, 1989. Nothing foretells the socio-political revolution that is around the corner. Twelve-year-old Fritzi is occupied by more important matters, taking care of her best friend Sophie’s dog Sputnik, while Sophie’s family is on vacation. After the holidays, when Sophie still hasn’t returned, Fritzi and Sputnik set out in search of her. A postcard from West Germany puts her on the right track. 

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