01. the eighth looking through trees on the Ratzeburger see Germany. Sailing boats, ducks on the Lake. Rudder hit Lake, big. Rowing boat is allowed to water. The sneakers of the rowers in row and standing member. Rowers sit in boat. Start. Training on the Lake. Christiane Haese interviewed coach Ralf Holtmeyer actuality: "Canadians have pulled together the best rowers in one place. With us, the system is slightly different, most athletes train locally in their clubs and then come together for the eighth training on a regular basis and as a result, Canadians have an advantage at the moment. Not at the moment, I see who can become world champion except us and Canada. The oars must be supported by a weight training ashore. In winter of course for example cross-country skiing, walking, cycling in the South to happen - we fly to Spain -. The training is done on the water in the summer, but you have to do strength training inevitably ashore."
Rower in strength training ashore. Regatta on the Lake. Ride through target. Award ceremony with Cup.
(62 m) 02 Minister Wolfgang Schäuble Wolfgang Schäuble drives in a wheelchair to a cabinet meeting. Large Federal Eagle.
Wolfgang Schäuble at the lectern in the Bundestag actuality: "Parts means that we must be together ready to wear the changes arising from the German unity."
Wolfgang Schäuble drives on its place the Government bench. Short interview with Helmut Kohl.
Helmut Kohl interview: "I'm friends for many years with Wolfgang Schäuble, which predicted." That was a terrible experience, such as by the way, for us all, and I admire him. his courage"
Wolfgang Schäuble (yet healthy) when exchanging documents with Günther Krause. Newspaper clipping: The assassination attempt. Wolfgang Schäuble as patron of the writer Congress o-ton: "And I also hope their patron honor and no shame in making with this 10th Congress, I ask you."
Wolfgang Schäuble drives to the desk in his Office o-ton: "dealing with the psychological consequences of such a violation may even easier, when you just have such a task, thus fulfilled one. Many emotions of everyday life are no longer so important, because it is just but forced to concentrate, to deal with his time haushälterischer more and you win inevitably some distance in this way, also a piece of independence inside. ... so now I gotta keep working."
Children (81 m) 03 eco city of Erlangen go through aroma garden full of flowers. Children to ride on bikes through landscape. Children work at their own herb garden. Children clean stream of filth. Aerial view of Erlangen. Bio bin and bin stands in front of House for waste paper. Green roof and sunroof. Wind turbine rotates. Design of backyard. Cyclists in the city.
(46 m) 04 100 Jahre IG metal black and white photographs of factories and workplaces 100 years ago. Celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Trade Union. Waldemar Ziemann since 65 years Member, o-ton: "At this 100 year celebration that I became member of the German metal workers Association at the age of 17, and I received 11 Pfennig at this time as an apprentice in the first half year - as education aid, rather than as an apprentice compensation occurs to me."
SW: Smoking vents. Blast furnace, workers in the factory.
Color: ceremony in the Paulskirche in Frankfurt. There are IG metal chef Franz Steinkühler quote: "Without the contribution of workers and employees and their organizations the old Federal Republic would not become a country, gained attraction in the world."
Half close listeners. Helmut Kohl sits next to Franz Steinkühler. Betriebsrätin Erika Lotz interview: "the concrete daily combat in operation for social justice is not spectacular and in the local press, not headline value."
Erika Lotz goes to work in the company Leitz in Wetzlar, Germany. Work room with workers. Erika Lotz speaks with workers. Betriebsratssitzung. Images of workers in operation.
(68 m) 05. Märklin railway model train locomotive driving great. Model railway runs. Company Märklin in Göppingen, Germany. Models from 1881 - IC of today, Foxglove large - scale 1:32. production of basic form in the zinc bath. More parts are mechanically punched and handmade painted and assembled. Complete trains. Drive model railways.
(57 m) 06. Karl May Olaf Hais as Winnetou of the Karl-may - Festival of the East in the Saxon Switzerland. OLAF shark on the way to work on motorcycle quote: "I'm here from the East the Winnetou. "And because my horse just eats, I borrowed short the bike."
The Karl may Museum in Radebeul. Villa Shatterhand in Dresden with Karl May books. Photo Karl May. OLAF shark actuality: "Karl May for me is something very big for the children. You constantly need something they are passionate about. We work here on the stage after the so-called black and white-principle, i.e. the good will prevail at the end of evil, and I think it's so important for the children that they can scream at the end: Winnetou, tapp cautiously, not in the case. And well, mostly Yes the good WINS too."
Performance with Winnetou and old Shatterhand in rocky landscape. Children as a spectator.
01. the altar aft 0'35 of the Ratzeburger Lake, Idyll in Northern Germany – in the 1960s stronghold of German rower. the legendary gold roller coaster was been forged here. The Ratzeburger Lake remains a popular test track, also on the Dortmund-based Germany aft.
0'53 there are almost all students who occupy the coveted places. About many elimination races in the two, they have qualified for the eighth.
1'04 a year before the Olympic Games in Barcelona device each regatta for the important test. Each performance variation is analyzed, perhaps even a rower replaced. -The sieggewohnte national coach Ralf Holtmeyer fears above all the Canada eights as competitors.
1'21 "the Canadians have the best rower in a place pulled together. With us, the system is slightly different, the most sportier train locally in their clubs and come together only for the eighth training on a regular basis and as a result, Canadians have an advantage at the moment. -I see at the moment is not who can become world champion except us and Canada."
1'38 forecasts shortly before this year's World Championship. The way is hard: 1'46 "rowing must be supported by a weight training ashore. In winter of course for example cross-country skiing, walking, cycling in the South to happen - we fly to Spain -. The training is done on the water in the summer, but you have to do strength training inevitably ashore."
2 they must ' 00 eight well-trained young individuals from several cities--in their boat work like clockwork.
2'11 of Germany eighth at Schiebewind on the Ratzeburger Lake. 2'20 the route is fast: the 2000 metres record of the still-reigning world champion could be improved - after the reshuffle on four positions - by nine seconds. -Not all major competitors were in this race at the start, but in addition to a new Cup of Germany aft the certainty has won that he comes in the form.
02. Prime 2'44 "Only good that man before doesn't know what he can do" - words by Wolfgang Schäuble, SCI Interior Minister in Bonn's Cabinet. The assassination of a deranged man on him shaken late last year the public. Today, Schäuble is again right in the middle in political life.
3'02 "share means that we must be together ready to wear the changes arising from the German unity."
3'10 gave his speech in the capital debate in the Bundestag for many parliamentarians the rash for Berlin. The opinion of 48-jährigen is appreciated also by the opposition. The feeling to be needed, the politician Schäuble gave the strength to a new beginning. Who most helped him was Helmut Kohl: "I'm friends for many years with Wolfgang Schäuble, which predicted." That was a terrible experience, such as by the way, for us all, and I admire him. his courage"
millions - so stressed the Chancellor - know 3 Schäuble of his public appearances in the year of German reunification, as he übermommen had a decisive role.
3'53 "and you see, is the image. It is just a Yes to life."
3'57 it was October 12, 1990: at an election event, Wolfgang Schäuble is critically injured by a bomber by two Dum Dum bullets. He survived - but with the terrible certainty to remain paralyzed. Just a few months, and he is active again. Schäuble wants to deliberately appear a wheelchair travelling politician to the public and refer also to understanding for disabled people. 4'27 policy makes him still pleasure. Here as patron of the Congress of the writers: "And I also hope that their patron honor and no shame in turn with this 10th Congress, I ask you."
4'44 only hesitantly he was ready to receive us in his Office. Lack of time; the achievement of German unity has become the life mission for him. Political commitment helps him to find their way in his second life.
4'50 "maybe is dealing with the psychological consequences of such a violation even easier, when you just have such a task, thus fulfilled one. "Many emotions of everyday life are not more quite so important, because it is just forced to concentrate more, haushälterischer to deal with his time, and to win a piece of distance in this way, also a piece inevitably inner independence."... so, now I have to work again. "
Wolfgang Schäuble - a Minister, who makes many courage.
03. Eco city of Erlangen 5'41 enchanted by the scent of blooming nature they stroll through the aroma garden of their city. We are guests in the Erlangen in Bavaria, Germany. Here, environmental protection is capitalized. All classes are on the eco-trip.
On the way to a nearby school, where the children plant flowers and herbs in her own garden. -The class 3A has just a different focus. She want to go after environmental sins and cleans a Brook clutter up with paper and bottles.
Erlangen is regarded as an eco stronghold, for example in water protection. One of the most modern bio-sewage treatment plants in Europe was opened on the Regnitz River in operation.
Different waste bins before the houses show: recycled at the household waste. So there's a compost bin for kitchen and garden waste and one for waste paper, which is recycled in Erlangen to 90 percent.
An environmental workshop shows how roofs still can look like. Here, unemployed young people with new energy forms be familiarized and trained in environmental projects, as in the design of backyards.
Erlangen is not for hardcore drivers. 30 percent of city traffic rolls on two wheels without gasoline. What is the breakdown on the motorway, the mobile bicycle repair shop in the shopping street. -Erlangen is slightly different in many respects.
04. 100 years of IG Metall's started 100 years ago: response to the inhuman working conditions, the German metal workers Association was founded in Frankfurt. For Union members, a reason to celebrate today. Waldemar Ziemann has been for 65 years. "When this 100-year celebration that I became member of the German metal workers Association at the age of 17, and I received 11 Pfennig at this time as an apprentice in the first half year - not as an apprentice compensation, but as education aid - occurs to me."
To the anniversary, the Industrial Union invited guests from all over the world in the Frankfurt Paulskirche metal. IG-metal-chef Franz Steinkühler takes stock: "Without the contribution of workers and employees and their organizations the old Federal Republic would not become a country, which won in the world Anzichungskrafit."
Today, the trade union IG Metall is the most powerful in the world with 3.6 million members. One of them is Erika Lotz.
"The concrete, daily combat in operation for social justice is not spectacular and in the local press, not headline value."
We felt encouraged and accompany the trade unionist activities as Betriebsrätin. Here, jobs to be axed in an optical plant in Wetzlar. The workers must be retrieved in personnel decisions. The unions have enforced property rights, but helped with sense of responsibility in the Federal Republic is not only well deserved, but also efficiently produced.
The Works Council is in session. Erika Lotz and her colleagues important, concerning the employee issues, appeal rights have legally guaranteed participation. Market economy also means that entrepreneurs and workers understand as social partners.
Cooperation instead of confrontation - a prerequisite for social peace and economic stability in the Federal Republic. These include strong unit trade unions.
05. Märklin trains beginning a journey into the miniature world of the model railway, which celebrates this year its 100th birthday. Your way into the hearts of children and adults began in the District of Göppingen, dcr company Märklin.
The palette ranges from 1891 until to advanced ICE, the finger-large locomotive up to the scale of 1:32.
The basic shape is made from zinc pressure casting, then the other parts are die-cut machine.
In addition to the use of machines, manual labor is still indispensable in the production of elaborate collector's items. So faithful small editions of the great models emerge.
10'49 each year are here millions locomotives used together, before departing on their journey in the nurseries. There they fascinate sons and fathers we know equally, which must however also merge to do not very cheap hobby.
11'16 outside cine steam locomotive, in set up for use with digital control and computer connection. The model railway has so technically step kept with the rail of the 20th century. The joy is but like 100 years ago.
06. Karl May 11'42 the Chief of the Apaches on the way to his summer job ' 91. 11'46 of the most famous Indians is in the Saxon Switzerland OLAF shark played by.
11'53 "I am the Winnetou here from the East. "And because my horse just eats, I borrowed short the bike."
12'01 the young actor a stir in the home of the legendary Karl may: after fifty years his pieces be played here again, is also the Museum in Radebeul pilgrimage site again for the fans. they come even from America. Karl May is the most popular German author in the world.
12'23 in the Villa Shatterhand in Dresden came up with Karl May around 100 years ago his heroising adventure and travel novels, although he had never previously visited the detail described locations in the Wild West and the Orient. 70 volumes have become of it.
12'41 he composed heroes - grundanständig and brave. Karl May eventually even with old Shatterhand or Kara Ben Nemsi identified himself in his imagination.
12'53 "Karl May for me is something very big for the children. You constantly need something they are passionate about. We work here on the stage after the so-called black and white-principle, i.e. the good will prevail at the end of evil, and I think it's so important for the children that they can scream at the end: Winnetou! Tap gently, not in the case. And well, mostly Yes the good WINS too."
premiere 13 Winnetou and old Shatterhand - on one of the most beautiful natural stages of Europe. There's the "oil Prince", which was invented by Karl May in this stimulating Saxon landscape.
13'47 the resonance after fifty years Spieluntcrbrechung shows: Karl May has survived in the East Germany - and the fantastic adventures of his heroes are still in demand.