Just Put Flowers on the Roof
(Einfach Blumen aufs Dach)
GDR, 1979, 87 min, color
In German; no subtitles
Einfach Blumen aufs Dach © DEFA-Stiftung, Wolfgang Ebert
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With the arrival of twins, the Blaschke family grows from four to six and they don't really fit into their "Trabi" anymore. To solve the problem, father Hannes acquires a used official limousine.
After the family is repeatedly mistaken for important politicians, Hannes' newfound status begins to go to his head. His colleagues come up with a plan to take him down a notch or two.
Best DEFA Comedy Produced in 1979, Critics' Poll of the Theory and Culture Section of the Association of GDR Film and Television Professionals