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East Germany and Krypton Come to Chicago

The documentary film DDR/DDR by Chicago native Amie Siegel examines the reactions of ordinary East Germans to the fall of the Berlin Wall. Film critic Jonathan Miller discusses Siegel's approach, as well as that of Ken Jacobs in his film Krypton is Doomed.

DDR/DDR screens tonight at 6 at the Gene Siskel Film Center.

Krypton is Doomed plays tomorrow at 8 PM as part of the show KEN JACOBS x 3: OLD & NEW at The Nightingale Theatre.

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