We Are Young. We Are Strong. (2015)

Director
Burhan Qurbani

Main cast
Devid Striesow; Jonas Nay; Trang Le Hong; Joel Basman; Saskia Rosendahl

Genres
Drama

Description
On 24th August 1992 in the eastern German city of Rostock a rampaging mob, to the applause and cheering of more than 3,000 bystanders, besieged and set fire to a residential building containing, among others, more than 120 Vietnamese men, women and children on what has since become known as "The Night of the Fire." The riots became a symbol for xenophobia in the just recently reunited Germany. This film recounts the incident from the perspectives of three very different characters.


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