SolidarityHow a Trade Union Defeated Communism

52 min
Available from 30/12/2019 to 28/02/2020

After decades of a communist regime in Poland, the creation of the first independent trade union behind the Iron Curtain was a decisive moment. In 1980 workers in the Lenin shipyard in Gdansk founded Solidarnosc (Solidarity), which eventually brought down communism.


  • Director :
    • Ania Szczepanska
  • Country :
    • Germany
  • Year :
    • 2019