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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.

Film rentals

Loneliness

Will this be another Christmas he spends by himself? As it turns out, he celebrates the evening with the fire brigade.   This short film is available for purchase as part of the DVD collection Animation Before Unification: 16 Shorts from East Germany.