Deutsche Version

Die Wollands

Director: Marianne Lüdcke
Director: Ingo Kratisch    → show biography   
Country: West Germany
Year: 1972
Synopsis: The Berlin Horst Wolland works as a welder, his wife is also working. Their child is taken care of by the grandmother. Wolland strives for a higher position to better provide for his family. In fact, he is about to be promoted precisely at a time when the deterioration of the working conditions leads to a strike of the work force. Being faced with the prospects of promotion Wolland remains distanced from any involvement. He, however, rejects to hand over the leaders’ names to the Head of Division. As a result another person is promoted in his place. Becoming aware of the sense of solidarity Wolland tries to organize a new strike.
Language: German

Technical Attributes

Format: 16mm
Rental status: rental upon request
Version: original language version
Running time (minutes): 96
Color: color
Sound: Optical track
Aspect ratio: 1:1,33
Frames per second: 24
Length in metres: 1046
Weight: 4.8
Number of reels: 2