In a few days the people of Berlin will celebrate the 20th annivesary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall – an event that truly changed the world.
The Wall, built overnight on August 13 1961, lasted for 28 years, dividing families, a city, a nation and the world.
But what really was it that was called the "anti-fascist protective rampart" in the East and "Iron Curtain" in the West? Was the Wall really just a wall? Find it out here…
I let the this movie speak for itself.
[Editor’s Note – Where were you when the wall came down? What did the Berlin Wall mean to you? Thoughts on walls and doors?]