Three gangsters try to crack a safe but have to flee the scene when an alarm goes off. Their boss at Central Break-Ins, LLC. is furious until Ricky recommends a new "occupation strategy."
During the winter, a man brings fabric to a tailor's shop to have a winter coat made, but the staff laugh at his request. In the planned economy, they need to stick to their work schedule: those types of orders are only accepted in the summer.
In 1825, a stranger has withdrawn to the small southern German city of Grünwiesel to lead a quiet life, but he despises the inhabitants narrow-mindedness gossiping. One day a circus comes to town, and shortly afterwards, the stranger presents his “nephew” to the citizens, whose foreign-seeming ap
The doorman gives an entry pass to a thief carrying a typewriter case filled with stones. The thief is able to swap out the stones for a typewriter, stamp his own pass and leave without getting questions at the door.
The open air theater is always sold out, but the district council refuses to give permission for additional performances due to lack of funding.
Did pornography exist in communist East Germany, where distribution of pornography was illegal? This film gives insight into an unknown side of GDR life and takes the viewer into a subculture that refused state-sanctioned morality.
The young construction workers Bassi and Edwin are considered the lazy black sheep of their brigade, and they also shirk their responsibilities within their living community. They don't see any need to change these attitudes until they decide to court Thea and Susi.
During a thunderstorm, the potter believes that the frightened tiger is actually his escaped donkey. He takes the tiger home. Everyone praises him for his bravery and he gets appointed as the royal army’s commander. When a war starts, the potter has to find the enemies' location.
Codeword: Prelude. Daniela – a single mother, whose boyfriend left for the US – believes wholeheartedly in Cuba’s revolutionary new order. Meanwhile, in Florida, a plot is afoot.
This documentary profiles Dr. Walter Becher, who was a member of the West German parliament and spokesperson of the Sudeten German Homeland Association, an organization representing ethnic Germans displaced from Czechoslovakia.