Original Film Title: Funktaxe 1991 – Nachtschicht durch Berlin (West)
English Film Title: RADIO TAXI 1991 – Night Shift in Berlin (West)
Directors Name: Steffen Holzkamp
Producers: Steffen Holzkamp
Country of Origin: Germany
Country of Filming: Germany
Runtime: 45 minutes
Film Description: 1991: Summer in West Berlin
Filming while driving? “Actually that is a big no-no, but the passengers didn’t mind at all.”
The young taxi driver casually experiments with a video camera – films and comments what is happening around him. Spontaneous, raw and authentic.
1991: Year one after reunification. Kohl as all-German federal chancellor and the West Berlin taxi driver as a stranger in his own city – which suddenly doubled in size!