From the archive
This film was last shown on 27 June 2019
In the summer of 1979, in Thüringen, East Germany, two families put together a crazy plan. They are desperate to leave the GDR for the 'West' and plan to flee in a homemade hot air balloon.
Balloon is a gripping and inspiring drama based on an incredible true story.
- Michael Bully Herbig
- 2 hours 5 minutes
- David Kross, Friedrich Mücke, Karoline Schuch