In weiter Ferne, so nah! (Faraway, So Close!) DVD - 2000 German film directed by Wim Wenders. When an angel dares to cross the line, he stumbles into the harsh reality of post-Cold War Berlin and finds himself engaged in deadly combat to protect the mortals he loves. Stars Otto Sander, Nastassja A sequel to Wender's Der Himmel über Berlin (Wings of desire), it again follows a group of angels in the German capital who look longingly upon the life of humans. Kinski, Horst Buchholz and Willem Dafoe with cameo appearances by Peter Falk and Mikhail Gorbachev. The film is in German, French and English with subtitles in English, French, Spanish or Portuguese. There is an audio commentary by the director. Rated PG-13, 140 minutes.