On the occasion oft he 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, „1989 – A Statesman Opens up“ will premiere in a very particular way: a simultaneous Pan-European screening will take place on the same date and time, 5th November 2014, at more than different venues in the largest cities in Europe. Subsequently, in an interactive Q&A audiences all over Europe can ask questions to the director and different leading international politicians from the time of the Cold War.
In Germany, the film can be seen for the first time on 8 November at 1:30pm in Kino International in Berlin. Via 1989@barbarella.de free tickets can still be obtained.