Grenzerfahrung Drewitz/Dreilinden - Ein Film von Stanley Schmidt 2004

The video explores the history and experiences of the border crossing between East and West Germany at Drewitz/Dreilinden during the time of the Berlin Wall. It discusses the challenges faced by individuals trying to cross, the impact on transit traffic, and the measures taken to control the flow of people and goods. The video also touches on the experiences of border control officers and travelers, including the use of radiation in inspections and the presence of famous individuals. It mentions the controversial case of Rudolf Burkhardt’s death during a border interrogation and the transformation of the border crossing area into a business and technology center while preserving its history.

2 min · 338 words · Stanley Schmidt