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Our Short Life

The fun-loving, 26-year-old architect Franziska Linkerhand (Simone Frost) works for a famous professor. Yet, she feels restrained by her dependence on him and longs to take risks. When her marriage falls apart, she moves to a small town for a fresh start. Franziska approaches her new life with vigor and idealism. Many of her colleagues have given...

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The Ascending Path

This documentary juxtaposes events in the immediate postwar East and West Germanies to draw a picture of the developing Cold War politics. Several economic and cultural stages of the GDR are presented, including important events such as Victory Day on May 9, 1945; the first anniversary of the GDR; and the Third Party Conference of...