Cinema Verite 1 Dec 2018 - 16:30 -------------------------------------------------- Title : Meeting Gorbachev -------------------------------------------------- 90’, UK- USA - Germany, 2018 Text : Director: Werner Herzog & Andre Singer Screenplay: Werner Herzog & Andre Singer Cinematography: Richard Blanshard & Yuri Barak Editor: Michael Ellis Producer: Lucki Stipetic & Svetlana Palmer Distribution/sales: A+E Networks (History Channel), Submarine Entertainment Synopsis: Rising from a farm boy to become President of the Soviet Union, Mikhail Gorbachev brought about changes that helped end the Cold War, toppled the USSR, enabled the reunification of Germany and transformed the world forever. Filmography: Werner Herzog: Cave of Forgotten Dreams (2010) Encounters at the End of the World (2007) Grizzly Man (2005) Andre Singer: Into the Inferno (2016) Night Will Fall (2014) Into the Abyss (2011) The Wild Blue Yonder (2005) Festivals and Awards : Toronto International Film Festival Telluride Film Festival DOK Leipzig