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Director: Bernhard Wicki
Screenplay: Bernhard Wicki; Wolfgang Kohlhaase
Director of Photography: Edward Klosinski; Günter Sahr
Cast: Fred Düren; Klaus Schwarzkopf; Jörg Gudzuhn; Rolf Hoppe
Country, Year of production:
D, 1984
Color: Color
Genre: Drama

Like chess figures moved by an invisible hand from above as part of some merciless design, a Polish Jew, a Greek from Corfu, and Lodeck, the German, are thrown into a prison cell together. These three harmless individuals who have crossed the border in the summer 1939, shortly before the outbreak of war, are in the eyes of the aliens police in Paris "undesirable aliens". In their daily prison routine they gradually get to know each other...