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  • WO WIR NICHT SIND... Working


A group of teenagers meet regularly by the railway tracks on Schönhauser Street in East Berlin. Many are avoiding problem parents and family homes, and are already becoming involved in criminal activities as a means of getting money. Two of them, Dieter and Kohle, flee to West Berlin when they get caught up in a homicide. Kohle is subsequently killed in a detainee camp and Dieter escapes and returns to East Berlin, wanting to come clean and start a new life with his girlfriend Angela, who is pregnant.

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