Die FEUERZANGENBOWLE (1944)

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Four old friends, all older than 50 and in higher positions, tell each other stories about their youth and the jokes they made. As a bet one of them goes back to school and disturbs the everyday life of the former well-disciplined pupils and gets involved with the daughter of the headmaster.

[The title is a drink which is made at an open fire where the four people sit and get drunk while they tell the stories and making an allusion to the question of what was real, what happened when and what was invented which remains unanswered. Cult film in Germany shown between the 6th and 10th December every year].

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