GDR, 1983, 94 min, color
In German; English subtitles
Kaskade rückwärts © DEFA-Stiftung, Wolfgang Ebert
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Maja, a single mother in her thirties, leads a very practical and steady life until she decides to risk it all: She quits her job, sells her country home, and moves to the city with her daughter. , where she starts looking for a new job and new connections. Despite all the changes, she continues to look for a fulfilling relationship. Only time will tell if Gerd, Maja's boss and secret admirer, will turn out to be the great love of her life.