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The Second Life of Friedrich Wilhelm Georg Platow

Refusing to accept that he has become redundant when his job is automated, Platow, a 57-year-old railway crossing guard, embarks on a new life rebelling against the path laid out by society. Pretending to be his son, he enrolls in a training course and starts to live a second youth.

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May I Call You Petruschka?

Peter, a 35-year-old ballet soloist, is giving his final performance tonight. For the last time, he sits in his dressing-room, is made up, goes on stage, savours the audience's applause, and is overcome with the realization that the career he has poured his life and passion into has come to an end.