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GOOD BYE LENIN!

by Wolfgang Becker

synopsis

A young man attempts to hide the fact that the GDR no longer exists from his mother, a devout communist who was in a coma when the Wall fell.

international title: Good Bye Lenin!
original title: Good Bye Lenin!
country: Germany
sales agent: Global Screen GmbH
year: 2002
genre: fiction
directed by: Wolfgang Becker
film run: 120'
release date: DE 13/02/2003, AT 09/05/2003, IT 09/05/2003, CZ 10/07/2003, UK 25/07/2003, DK 29/08/2003, BE 10/09/2003, FR 10/09/2003, PT 19/09/2003, GR 03/10/2003, HU 06/11/2003, ES 07/11/2003, NL 13/11/2003, PL 14/11/2003, CZ 17/11/2003, SE 28/11/2003
screenplay: Wolfgang Becker
cast: Daniel Brühl, Katrin Saß, Florian Lukas, Chulpan Khamatova, Maria Simon, Alexander Beyer
cinematography by: Martin Kukula
film editing: Peter R. Adam
art director: Lothar Holler
music: Yann Tiersen
producer: Stefan Arndt, Katja De Bock, Andreas Schreitmüller, Manuela Stehr
production: X Filme Creative Pool, WDR Westdeutscher Rundfunk, ARTE France
distributor: X Verleih, FilmLaden (AT), Lady Film (IT), Hollywood Classic (CZ), UGC Films (UK), Øst for Paradis (DK), ABC Distribution (BE), Océan Films (FR), Vitória Filmes (PT), Audio Visual Enterprises (GR), Budapest Film (HU), Nirvana Films (ES), Cinemien (NL), SPInka (PL), HCE (CZ), Triangle Film (SE)