Arriving Somewhere New

Video: ‘Ghost Train’ – Memories of ghost trains and ghost stations in former East and West Berlin. This motion comic sparked the idea for our project. Arriving Somewhere New Project 4 When people cross a border, they often leave everything behind – and find themselves in an unfamiliar place, in a different culture, and with new people around […]

Shared History – Shared Stories

Video: ‘Ghost Train’ – Memories of ghost trains and ghost stations in former East and West Berlin. This motion comic sparked the idea for our project. Shared History – Shared Stories Project 3 We look back on the shared history of a divided Germany – memories of it are manifold and diverse. People have crossed the (inner) German […]

Escape and Departure

Video: ‘Ghost Train’ – Memories of ghost trains and ghost stations in former East and West Berlin. This motion comic sparked the idea for our project. Escape and Departure Project 2 Borders prevent people from moving around freely, from entering or leaving a country. But many people want to or must leave their homes for good or temporarily […]

Border Crossings

Video: ‘Border Crossings’ – the first motion comic in the MoCom project was published in June 2022. Border Crossings Project 1 The motion comic “Border Crossings” tells two stories: The young Anna wants to escape from the German Democratic Republic (GDR) to her partner in Austria. Reza flees from Iran into the divided Germany. Will they […]