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Ode To Cologne (Viel passiert - Der BAP Film)

Ode To Cologne
Wim Wenders, Marie Bauemer, Wolfgang Niedecken (photo © Screenworks Cologne GmbH

Wenders and Niedecken: the internationally renowned filmmaker and the successful rock musician got together to make a rock 'n' roll film that breaks all conventions. A gripping collage of current concert recordings and
rare archive photos, enhanced by Niedecken's unique texts and commentaries, as well as guest appearances by Wolf Biermann, Marie Baeumer, Joachim Król and the rock band Anger 77 - a fascinating portrait of a band that even after 20 years of "Cologne rock" is still at the top. Ode to Cologne is a special kind of music film, one that will excite not only BAP fans.
Genre Music
Category Documentary
Year of Production 2000
Director Wim Wenders
Screenplay Wim Wenders
Cinematography Phedon Papamichael
Moritz Laube, Igor Patalas
BAP
Cast Joachim Król, Wolf Biermann, Marie Bäumer, Willi Laschet, BAP, Anger 77
Producer Olaf Wicke
Production Companies WDR, Screenworks, Cologne, BAP Travelling Tunes Productions/Cologne
Length 96 min
Original Version
 German
Subtitled Version English
Sound Technology Dolby Digital
Festivals Berlin 2002 (out of competition), St. Petersburg 2002, Haifa 2002, Sao Paulo 2002, IDFA Amsterdam 2002

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