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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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Ninth National Art Exhibition of the GDR, Dresden 1982/1983

This documentary about the 9th Art Exhibition of the GDR, held in Dresden in late 1982 to early 1983, was commissioned by the East German Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The footage shows the paintings, sculptures, and other artwork on display, as well as the reactions of politician and visitors to the national art show.