Konsequenz © DEFA-Stiftung
The cars stop, smoking with exhaust. A driver coughs and then the next driver also coughs. The animal in the forest coughs. The earth coughs… end of film. The viewers applaud and rush outside – into their cars.
Part of the 2005 MoMA film series Rebels with a Cause: The Cinema of East Germany.
This short film is available for purchase or streaming as part of the collection Animation Before Unification: 16 Shorts from East Germany.