Director and historian Christian Mangels presents the fourth instalment of the popular Hamburg docu-series. Prominent locals, including politicians, artists and rock stars, are asked to add their personal memories to the archive footage. Hamburg witnesses the first turn-around of a full-container ship, plays host to the Beatles, the Stones and the Queen, and is thrust headlong into the sexual revolution.
Christian Mangels (*1962) is a journalist and historian. Since 1994 he works as a free lance journalist and author of TV-specials with mainly contemporary historical content for series like Hamburg in the 20th century.