Editing: Annette Paulmann 01 elections 1994 election posters CDU, SPD, FDP, Greens, PDS, big and in detail. Canvassing for Helmut Kohl interview Kohl: "we have received the German unity, and now we have the chance of European unification. There is no way in peace and freedom for the Germans, when they are not involved in the larger unity of Europe."
Rudolf Scharping with Red helmet in a factory. Klaus Kinkel in a small circle at a press event. Recorded interview Kinkel: "we're small, but fine, with the large tankers can and do we not compare us, but as a collective."
Joschka Fischer in a public meeting of the Greens at the lectern. Recorded interview Fischer: "everyone choose, take with you as much as possible, you interfere beyond the election day."
Polling place, ballot, throw-in in ballot box, polling station total. CDU headquarters. (10:00:26 10:02:24)
Foreign material (forecast) (10:02:24 10:02:31) Kinkel, FDP headquarters (10:02:31 10:02:39) foreign material (total FDP headquarters) (10:02:39 10:02:42) in large camera crew (10:02:42 10:02:45) foreign material (extrapolation and SPD headquarters with actuality Scharping) actuality Scharping: "Social democracy will be a strong force in the next four years, which in Germany in principle nothing passes."
CDU headquarters, Helmut and Hannelore Kohl arrival.
Foreign material (1 pack of cabbage) actuality Kohl: "The first thing I want to say that we have won the second all-German election."
O-ton coal: "so, this is a quite as majority and with which I want to continue the coalition."
Foreign journalists and your statements on the election: 1. Justin Burke from the United States, quote: "the american public right now is preoccupied with several other crises. Iraq (Quicht E) and Haiti, and they'll be pleased that in German things are going to continue as they were or are going on right now, because then they do not have to worry much about Europe."
Voice Over, o-ton: "the Americans are at the moment especially with the crises in Iraq and Haiti busy and that's why they'll be glad that everything in the old will remain in Germany. "Because then they won't have to worry to make Europe".
2. Dmitr Pogorschelski from Russia, Voice Over recorded interview: "I think the Russians will be on the whole, satisfied with the outcome of the election, because Helmut Kohl will remain Chancellor and he is the most popular politician in Russia."
Finish couple cabbage.
(10:03:52 10:04:50) 02. International street artists in Munich Assembly of heads, hands, spectators. Pritta, the "woman in gold", make-up is at home, increases in bus, city pictures of Munich (Town Hall) with pedestrians and Silbermann. Presentation of Pritta (pantomime) on the road. O Pritta (in the off): "there are people, are on the verge and weep or rejoice, or children totally look forward and think, this is a fairy tale that there is."
Close-ups of head and hand in correspondence to children, Mike Martin, son of US Sergeant, with tails, cylinder and stock, makes a "mechanical man" to music. Tron, the "Silverman", black man from Los Angeles, also with jerky movements. Original Tron: "If you are not smiling it's not good. So at least try to smile every day. That makes things a lot better for you."
Original sound voice: "try but to laugh every day once, which makes life easier." Bald woman with partner, portrait painter Pascal provoking his audience on the Viktualienmarkt, skips man, cuts grimaces, tagging along behind men in leather jackets, is passing around bags for collecting money. Pritta shakes your collecting money from a golden box in her purse and goes with motorcycle friend. Good audience types: children relish and admiring, photographic color, grey type with Lagerfeld braid in mountaineering outfit, mother with two children and large pretzel.
(10:04:40 10:08:19) 03 Ulf Merbold and EUROMIR foreign material (Russian space station me training Merbold, astronaut in space) (10:08:19 10:08:41) archive DSP 439 (Merbold, model shuttle) (10:08:41 10:08:53) foreign material (training at the Russian Space Centre) actuality Merbold: "one who flies in front will have to oversee also primary experiments on this mission, but it is us off from Russian side also demands that we at least know the systems in the broad. It is not so easy, this master to learn and to use them properly, and of course added as additional difficulty yet, that we also need to learn the Russian language."
Total gym, Mir Simulator, inscription "Mir", great. Actuality Merbold: "in these small tanks here, meals are warmed, tin cans, for example, here is then switched on, or even tubes." Launching Soyuz from the Baikanur, in space, docking at me, group portrait of the astronauts, Merbold great in the space station, try the weightlessness, Dolly shot through me, ends with a view out the window.
(10:08:19-10:11:05) 04) 250 years Castle Sanssouci balloon Castle Sanssouci Palace, Sanssouci from the front (vineyard, Teepavilion total and details, facade Sanssouci and gable inscription, large: Sanssouci, interiors, bust of Frederick of II, library, marble hall, painting, round table with Voltaire, other spaces, painting, Flute Concerto, music room.)
Transfer of Friedrich II. to Sanssouci, Catafalque, laying out in front of the Castle Sanssouci. Tomb of Fr. II and Tomb slab with signature "Frederick the great", transformer trip, grand staircase in the vineyard.
(10:12:35 10:12:48) 05. Istaf Berlin 1994 (all foreign material) total Olympic Stadium. 5000 m run, Dieter Baumann in the box his wife and trainer takes Meanwhile, finish (winner Dieter Baumann), Baumann large in slow motion, victory lap with "Roll forward", head of audience. Montage of athletes, big hand, run, before the start, jump, spear stands up. Slow motion montage of long jumper Mike Powell, United States, the sprinters Dennis Mitchell and Linford Christie, Merlene Ottey of Jamaica cheers, hurdle world champion Colin Jackson of Britain. Pole vault: Sergej Bubka skips 6.05 m long jump: Heike Drechsler Heike Henkel passes bullion to Mike Powell and Colin Jackson.
01 elections 0'28 heads, slogans, appeals - posters, which determined the streetscape in Germany this fall.
For the second time after the reunification, 60 million citizens were called upon to elect an all-German Parliament and to decide whether the Christian liberal coalition under Chancellor Kohl for four more years can govern.
0'53 in the election campaign promoted the Federal Chancellor for the continuation of his policy. "We have received the German unit and now we have the chance of European unification. There is no way in peace and freedom for the Germans, when they are not involved in the larger unity of Europe."
1'15 the man with the Red helmet, his challenger, Rudolf Scharping, SPD, put on the change of power. There are the Social Democrats in the Bundestag in the opposition for 12 years. The fight against of unemployment and social justice were themes of his campaign.
1'33 press event for the FDP leader Klaus Kinkel. He was humble: 1'38 "we are small but fine; with the large tankers can and do we not compare us, but as a corrective measure."
1'49 policy on ecological base, which demanded the party Bündnis 90 / Die Grünen.
1'56 "vote, vote for all, take as many as possible, mixes you beyond the election day."
2 was ' 03 by apathy among Germans to little: more than 73 percent cast their votes.
2'12 on election night journalists from all over the world eagerly await the first results.
2'20 short is after 18:00, the first trend. CDU/CSU received over 40 percent of the vote, the FDP is about 5 percent, and in the Parliament. Foreign Minister Klaus Kinkel is facilitated; According to the forecasts, the CDU/FDP coalition under Chancellor Kohl can be continued.
2'43 the result of projections: the voters want stability and continuity. Despite Stimmenzuwachs Chancellor candidate, Rudolf Scharping has not reached its destination. In the new Bundestag, the SPD, the Greens and the members of the SED successor party PDS will form the opposition.
"The social democracy will be a force in the next four years, which in Germany in principle nothing passes."
3'18 and enjoyable for all Democrats: the right-wing parties had no chance at the Wählera and stay below two percent.
"We welcome German Federal Chancellor Helmut Kohl and his wife Hannelore Kohl love among us!"
3'34 the arrival of the winner. With great jubilation, Helmut Kohl is welcomed and celebrated in the CDU party headquarters by his followers.
"The first thing I will say is that we have won the second all-German election. So, this is a quite as majority, and with which I want to continue the coalition."
4'03 votes foreign journalists to the outcome: Burke: "the American public right now is preoccupied with several other crises – Iraq and Haiti - and they'll be pleased that in Germany things are going to continue as they were or are going on right now, because then they do not have to worry so much about Europe." "The Americans are busy at the moment especially with the crises in Iraq and Haiti and therefore they will be glad that everything in the old will remain in Germany. "Because then they won't have to worry to make Europe".
4'26 Pogorschelski: "I think the Russians will be on the whole, very pleased with the outcome of the election, because Helmut Kohl will remain Chancellor and he is the most popular Western politicians in Russia."
"We wish you and us four more good years."
02. street artists Munich 5'08 final preparations for a subtle spectacle. -Prita, the woman in gold. An actress who has published their work on the street like many artists. Almost every day she goes to the city centre of Munich.
that they come from many parts of the world, street artists - want the passers-by from their everyday thoughts kidnap 5. The performance of 29 years old from southern Germany is touchingly melancholy.
"There are people who are on the verge and weep or forward - or children totally look forward and think, this is a fairy tale that there is."
6'02 silent and speechless her audience to fascinate - is Pritas art.
6'15 also a totally silent appearance can captivate the audience – other jugglers do it with music.
6'29 Mike Martin has a firm place in the pedestrian zone throughout the season. He came to Germany 25 years ago as a child of a U.S. Sergeant. His dream is to demonstrate his skills once in America.
6'53 other crowd puller at the Marienplatz is Tron. He was a break dance teacher - but it's been a while. Now, the Globetrotters from Los Angeles earns his living as a "Silverman".
"If You are not smiling, it's not good. So, at least, try to smile every day. That makes things a lot better for you."
"Try it, even to laugh - it makes life easier every day."
7'24 the Mediterranean flair and the large number of tourists Munich to the most popular open-air stage for street performers did. -Saturdays to twelve, the mood on the famous Viktualienmarkt is ideal for the French Pascal. He knows how to provoke it skillfully.
7'58 money talk she is reluctant. But everyone can live from their art pieces. -Seen and observed be - also Prita tell and the other mimes, dancers and jugglers - gives a feeling of happiness. It is a kind of recognition that you need to live!
03. EUROMIR 8'23 the convergence of East and West has resulted also in space for new cooperation. Since 1986, the Russian space station orbiting the Earth me and now is also a German astronaut on board.
8'38 the 53jährige Ulf Merbold is Germany's senior astronaut. 11 years ago, he was with the Americans in space, so that he can compare the American and Russian space after this mission.
8'54 for one year has the German physicist had time to familiarize themselves with Russian technology and language in Moscow.
9'07 the EUROMIR mission is a joint project between Russia and the European Space Agency ESA, on whose behalf Ulf Merbold takes off on his third trip into space. "On this mission, who flies from us, will have to oversee also primarily experiments. But it is us off from Russian side also demands that we at least know the systems in the broad. It is not so easy, this master to learn and to use them properly. And of course comes as an extra difficulty, moreover, that we the Russian language still lemen must."
9'48 on his hobby of native Thuringia must abandon - not flying with a piano. And also a foodie is at all not at his expense.
"In these small tanks here, meals are warmed, tin cans, for example, here is then switched on, or for example tubes."
10'15 space shuttle Soyuz launches from the cosmodrome Baikonur. On board Ulf Merbold and his two Russian companions, among them a woman.
10'30 the docking has been calibrated and visitors are warmly received by the crew of the space station.
10'41 on board the German scientist is to be determined in particular, how the human body responds to weightlessness during long-term stays in space. When Ulf Merbold Earth that is returned, he has set a new record: never a Western astronaut before him was longer in the universe.
04. 250 years Sanssouci 11'08 the Schloß Sanssouci in Potsdam. The Prussian King Friednch the great built his summer residence was 250 years ago.
11'20 influences of foreign cultures testifies tolerance and openness in the age of Rococo.
11'29 was the name of the Castle Sanssouci - no worries - program: here the Prussian King wanted to concentrate all the arts and philosophy. Frederick the great brought the ideas of the enlightenment to Prussia and made it the basis of his policy - a beginning for thought, freedom and rule of law in Germany.
11'55 Friedrich in the marble hall of the castle the enlightened monarch as a servant of his subjects - it discussed with scientists and artists. With this: the French philosopher Voltaire.
12'13 Sanssouci was also a place of music for the King of Prussia. His flute concertos with his own compositions were highlights of courtly life. 12'27 alone the man died at the age of 74, in Prussia became a European great power. His last wish, to be buried, in Sanssouci went until 200 years after his death in fulfillment. After the reunification of Germany, the remains of the King were solemnly transferred to Potsdam. Under a simple tombstone Frederick the great was buried.
12'54 million visitors from all over the world come annually to Sanssouci and walking in the footsteps of Frederick the great, known as the "old Fritz".
05. International evening Sports Festival Berlin 13'07 there was already evening coolness, as joined the world elite of track and field athletes at the Berlin Olympic Stadium.
13'17 35,000 spectator did sentiment: in the 5,000 metres Olympic champion and European champion Dieter Baumann; his wife and coach gives him the split times.
13'33 the spurt after 12 1/2 laps of the popular German for victory has calculated accurately. -A victory lap with deposits Baumann gave his enthusiastic fans.
13'58 the "international evening sports feast Berlin" has a long tradition. At the end of the Roofage meets here, who has gained a reputation throughout the year: the world's best long jumper Mike Powell of the United States, the sprinter Dennis Mitchell and Linford Christie, world champion Merlene Ottey of Jamaica, or the British hurdles champion Colin Jackson.
14'28 of the world's best pole vaulter Sergei Bubka of the Ukraine by the Olympic Sport Club Berlin took advantage of its home field advantage.
14'37 6 meter 5 - an incentive for the youth, he trained at his school.
14'49 their actions take only moments, but as fixed stars of track and field stars as Heike Drechsler from Jena the big competitions - decorate and they make it to the lucrative business.
15'06 Heike Henkel, German high jumper, made her appearance, as all winners were determined. Because she was even hurt, she was brilliant this may only at the awards ceremony: with wit and feminine charm.