Skip to main content

Image / Guenter Wetzel, Doris Strelzyk and Peter Strelzyk who escaped from East German, ...

Have a question about this item?

Item information. View source record on contributor's website.

Title
Guenter Wetzel, Doris Strelzyk and Peter Strelzyk who escaped from East German, 1979
Contributor
Hively, Ken
Date Created and/or Issued
November 28, 1979
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-2788
Description
Their story was turned into the motion picture "Night Crossing."
ESCAPE TO HOLLYWOOD--Three who escaped to the West in a hot-air balloon, from left, Guenter Wetzel, Doris Strelzyk and Peter Strelzyk. Disney is making a movie of their story.
Type
Image
Format
b&w negative
Identifier
uclalat_1429_b1116_291078
ark:/21198/zz0002r7wv
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Night Crossing (Motion picture)
International
People
Defectors--Germany (East)
Wetzel, Guenter
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

About the collections in Calisphere

Learn more about the collections in Calisphere. View our statement on digital primary resources.

Copyright, permissions, and use

If you're wondering about permissions and what you can do with this item, a good starting point is the "rights information" on this page. See our terms of use for more tips.

Share your story

Has Calisphere helped you advance your research, complete a project, or find something meaningful? We'd love to hear about it; please send us a message.

Explore related content on Calisphere: