Das Paradies der Tiere

Root Event

Werkleitz Festival 2011 ZOO

Parent Event

Das Paradies der Tiere
DDR 1965
Das Paradies der Tiere, DDR 1965, © Progress Film-Verleih

One of many documentaries about Friedrichsfelde Zoo in Berlin. Supposedly the titel takes deliberate reference to the “workers’ paradise” in Eastern Germany by phrasing: “Each time the zoo comes a bit closer to perfection.”

Rita Arendt, DDR 1965, 17 min