February 24, 1990 |
" I don't want to suddenly have to deal with the financiers right when I've escaped from the ideologues. "---- Frank Beyer, East German film director In a flash, political developments have overwhelmed this cold city. The Wall has cracked. The spies have retired. The shopkeepers are leery. The artists are stunned. And everyone is afraid of the economic tornado sweeping in from Bonn and about to roar down Karl Marx Allee.