01 Hamburg: Jogging - open race men at the start of fun run "Round the Alster". The oldest runner Paul Dombrowski, at the age of 74. Runners in ZL. Runners. 2 little girls as spectators, great. Runner passes through the target. Paul Dombrowski at the destination receives a plaque and certificate.
(48 m) 02. Berlin: Horizonte 79 - Festival of world cultures Negro group plays on the Kurfürstendamm. Artists from Africa under the walkers on the Ku-damm. People at sidewalk café. "Horizons" large poster. Program of the Festival. Literature. Double decker bus is brightly coloured. Kunsthalle Berlin. Exhibition of African art. Sculpture "River 1979". Modern painting from Nigeria and Tanzania "Rush hour" in Nairobi. Illuminated font: Academy of arts. Theatre Group of the experimental stage of the Syrian national theatre during performance. Workshop and sales bazaar at the Ethnological Museum in Dahlem. Practice on drums. Performance of a dance group from Madagascar.
(74 m) 03. Bonn: German Federal garden show people on the Jetty by Rhine steamer. Colorful garden show flags. Pink tulips, great. People filling picture. Pink and yellow tulips. Flower fields. 2 men filming flowers and go to its knees. Negro visitors. Garden Show train. Exhibition with Roman tomb stones and findings. Sardinian Shepherd's hut from Italy. Japanese rock garden with Temple and a small lake. Water trickles over stones. Man with a movie camera, great. Rhine steamer. Small remote-controlled paddle boat with paddelnden dolls and a rowing boat with dolls. Remote control. Smiling spectators. Area of the garden fair, total.
(55 m) 04. Youth Village Celle station Friedland. Train arriving. Emigrants disembark. Families on the way to the camp of Friedland. Camp Street. Clothing. Young people in the State special school with headphones while teaching. Discussions in German language. Student interview: "... and you, what you doing?" Conversation between two students, standing. Student interview: "today is an Indian film, I would like to see it. Are you going with? -I would like to go with, but I have unfortunately no pocket money. -It doesn't matter, I'm still sick. I pay for the movie tickets." Christian youth village of Celle. Dining room. 3 young girls learn in her room. Teacher at Blackboard during physics teaching. Teacher interview: "... Volt, Brigitte, what the resistance is dependent on? – The resistance depends on the length and the cross-section and the material. -Good." Faces of young girls, great. Handicraft workshop. Boys in the manufacture of beautiful woodwork. The water sports group exercises sailor's knot. Teacher interview: "An eye turn up, it is said in the language..." Music Group music. The group is reflected in French Horn. Rear shot of French Horn picture filling. Young water sports enthusiasts take boats to water. Flutes wind group. Paddlers on the river.
(79 m) 05. Lufthansa shipyard - plane partial overhaul big aircraft hangar. Overhaul of aircraft Boeing 727 after 14,000 flight hours. Workgroup machine into items for inspection. Engine installation after reviewing the suspension and overhaul. Cockpit review. Rewiring of the instruments. Replace with the new elements. New engines, new control panel switch. Painting of outer skin. Start to the test flight.
(52 m) 06 East Frisia meadow with homestead. Sea. Driving shooting meadow with cows. Homestead. Farmer plowing. Country then flew to gulls. Mill turns on water flow. Frisian houses Gables and facades in the city. Wood-paneled friezes Stube with Delft tiles. Drink tea. Tea is poured over sugar candy. Ship trawler. Loggerheads return home. Seagull on pontoon. Small port. Dunes. Beach with beach chairs. Bathers. Mudflat hiking. Pleasure boat. Lighthouse evening sky with gulls. Sunset on the horizon.
"Jogging" on the asphalt: urbanites rediscover their legs. The city of Hamburg was closed to cars, as jointly tried a few thousand Hanseatic League, whether they have not yet forgotten the running.
The oldest in the field: Paul Dombrowski, at the age of 74. He was like most others - not by sporty ambition plagued -, but held on to the old Olympic rule: WINS means nothing, it is everything.
The fun run has a long tradition, particularly in the Scandinavian countries. Continuously to extricate themselves from the stress of civilization that became worldwide almost a mania when the Americans a taste healthy running coined a catchy formula for the: jogging.
Jogging means trimming trot in Germany. 4, 5 million German citizens make regularly on the legs in the service of their health. One is DOM-browski Paul by them, which leaves out no folk history for years, because nothing so much increases the fun running like every now and then public recognition. African sounds and rhythms on the Kurfürstendamm. 3 weeks West Berlin was a meeting place for around 800 artists in the third world. "Horizonte 79", the 1st Festival of world cultures. An attempt of the North and southerners away from the often difficult economic policy dialogue through culture and communication better get to know.
The program was diverse - from music and folklore, dance, and literature to film and theatre. Were snapshots of the current cultural situation in Africa, Latin America and Asia, as they in this variety so far not to see.
One focus: "Africa South of the Sahara". At the Kunsthalle, the audience was surprised by the imagination and design riches of black African painter and sculptor.
River 79. A Nigerian working Indian.
From Tanzania: modern decorative painting.
Courage to the news and scenes from everyday life: rush hour in Nairobi.
Impressive the spontaneity and joy of many theatre groups of the Festival. Often European literature templates - were interpreted as new and unprejudiced by Bertolt Brecht and Peter Weiß -, as shown here by the experimental Blihne of the Syrian National Theatre.
"Horizonte 79" went new ways to bring audience and actors to each other. An exhibition in the Museum of Ethnology in Dahlem workshop and sales Bazaar of African musical instruments attracted many interested people. Anyone could join.
Tradition and present, United in song and dance from Madagascar. The Festival in Berlin will be repeated every 2 years. Experiment and event that aims to contribute to a better understanding between peoples and their cultures.
Bonn talks through the flower - an all summer long. About 7 million visitors from home and abroad are expected to the international Federal garden show left and right of the Rhine.
For more than 50 years, there's this Green exhibitions in major German cities. At the beginning only a horticultural competition, they are a means of city planning today, to make centrally located recreation and amusement parks for the population.
Today, also a cultural social events belongs to floral and Flower Festival. Bonn, for example, focused on his Roman period and exhibits tombstones and other historical finds.
Is abroad. Italy has set up a Sardinian Shepherd's hut.
The Japanese made a generous gift: they built one of their famous rock garden, waterfall and a small lake. For this they embarked in containers 500 ton stones over the sea.
The Bonner took their new leisure centre on the Rhine in possession and use it in their own way.
Bonn city planners have used the opportunity of the Federal horticultural show: they planted a new green heart of the capital advanced only a few years ago to some towns and villages. Friedland, Lower Saxony, Germany: receiving station for German late resettlers from Eastern Europe. Most come from Poland. Families, where a german-Polish Treaty opened the way to travel to the Federal Republic. They come with great expectations in their new home.
Brigitte Piechowski, 17 years old, tern with its El met a year ago in Germany. In the public school she prepares together with other young late resettlers on their new life. This includes learning the German language.
Many children can only broken german, because they are qeboren and raised in Poland. In the Christian youth village of Celle, where also the special school is housed, live and learn about 300 children and young people. You make - as currently Brigitteden German Hauptschule degree, then go on a secondary school or begin their vocational training. Brigitte Piechowski wants to visit even the junior high school and then start an apprenticeship.
Sports, crafts and games: a wide range of leisure for all ages attracts newcomers from their initial reserve and helps them in their social integration.
Successful experiences strong self-confidence. The Watermen of the youth village were already several times winner of Lower Saxony.
Tens of thousands of young late resettlers have come in recent years in the Federal Republic. Their personal inclinations and talents are encouraged, where possible. Facilities such as the youth village Celle help at the start in her new life.
Lufthansa-Werft of Hamburg, main technical base to the overhaul of aircraft in the Federal Republic of Germany. In dock 5, medium-haul jets are overtaken by the type Boeing 727 after approximately 14,000 flight hours. During this comprehensive inspection working groups disassemble the machine in their items. Hairline cracks on the "naked" body or loose rivets, deformation or wear and tear - nothing escapes the specialists.
After checking the engine suspension, the Jets be built again. The partial overhaul ensures increased safety and efficiency in flight operations.
Changes in the cockpit. After removing the seats and the wall cladding start aircraft mechanics. Radio, electrical and instrument specialists work. It is not only newly wired. Instruments and components are replaced by new more powerful items.
The fire selector for the three engines of the jets - so far now mounted in arm height, above the pilot's head, where they are better.
A more major upgrade: the control panel between the pilot seats - new structured version.
Last painting work on the outer skin. After about two weeks the partial overhaul is complete, put the 727 on the most modern technical standards. After a test flight she receives her OK - to the new start.
The sea, dykes and heavy meadows determine this landscape in the North of Germany: Lower Saxony, Germany. It is located away from the traffic and urban areas. They say to the people who live here love of freedom, reticence and obstinacy. The Frisians over many generations involved their living from agriculture and shipping. The wide, flat land is rich in testimonies to Nordic peasant culture.
Also in the cities, the pulse beats quieter than elsewhere. Of strangers - and to do so they count all other Germans for a thousand years - have never much considered it. They keep to themselves and enjoy their "national drink" - black tea. You drink it strong and sweeten it with sugar candy. Praised due to their comfortable home decor are the Friesians parlors with precious furniture, painted Windows and Delft tiles. The small idyllic ports have lost their former importance for maritime trade in the Küiste. Specialize in crab fishermen, if they land their catches, the tourists to the site are: they have learned to appreciate crab as a delicacy.
The East Frisians have left their islands offshore the coast tourism. The Island beaches are appreciated for its family atmosphere. For generations, the population from the West makes Germany's holiday here.
The fight against the sea, which they of their country have wrested coined the mentality of the Frisians. , Especially when it comes from the big city, like the tart appeal of this landscape, an eigentümli such, ever-changing light is located above the holidaymakers.