It was not just the children who were treated badly by the wealthy Weimar republic.
Robert Kramer is released from prison but struggles to adjust to civilian life. His father disowns him out, his wife has left him for another man.
There is no work. He eventually arrives in a shelter for the homeless, and seeks salvation through Emma, a prostitute. A hard-hitting attack on a society that gave no second chances with a powerful performance from Bernard Goetzke at its heart.
Directors: Gerhard Lamprecht
Cast: Aud Egede-Nissen, Bernhard Goetzke, Mady Christians
Genre: Documentary/Drama/Music Country: Germany Language: German with English subtitles Year: 1925
Duration: 112 mins Rating: PG IMDB Score: 6.7/10