Berlinale 2019: PROGRESS IN THE VALLEY OF THE PEOPLE WHO DON’T KNOW

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PROGRESS IN THE VALLEY OF THE PEOPLE WHO DON’T KNOW

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Berlinale 2019, FORUM

PROGRESS IN THE VALLEY OF THE PEOPLE WHO DON’T KNOW (OT: Fortschritt im Tal der Ahnungslosen) the first feature film of Florian Kunert will celebrate its World premiere at the section Forum of this year’s Berlin International Film Festival.

In the creative documentary PROGRESS IN THE VALLEY OF THE PEOPLE WHO DON’T KNOW former factory workers of the German Democratic Republic come together with Syrian refugees – overshadowed by weekly, racist demonstrations in East Germany. They embark on a self-taught immigration course to share the memories of their lost homelands.