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So Why Make a Film About These People?
So Why Make a Film About These People?
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SO WHY MAKE A FILM ABOUT THESE PEOPLE?

Wozu denn über diese Leute einen Film?

Directed by Thomas Heise
East Germany, 1980
Documentary, Short

Synopsis

As a result of making this documentary about petty criminals in East Berlin, Thomas Heise had to leave University for Film and Television in Potsdam. The film’s title cites the objection raised by one of Heise’s lecturers when he proposed making the film.

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Synopsis

As a result of making this documentary about petty criminals in East Berlin, Thomas Heise had to leave University for Film and Television in Potsdam. The film’s title cites the objection raised by one of Heise’s lecturers when he proposed making the film.