Video — 1 videodisc (90, 15 min.) : sound, black and white and color ; 4 3/4 in. Sound: digital; optical; mono.digital; optical; stereo. Video: NTSC. Digital: video file; DVD video; all regions.
Mädchen in Uniform (1958,
90 min., color, mono, English subtitle Girls in uniform) / eine CCC Film ; Artur Brauner Produktion ; Drehbuch, F.D. Andam und Franz Höllering ; Regie, Geza Radvanyi --Germany, a family of the industrial Ruhr (1958,
15 min., stereo, black and white, disc menu title Life in the Ruhr) / a Young America production presented by McGraw-Hill Book Company ; produced for McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc. by Alfred Wagg Pictures and Audio Production, Inc.
Mädchen in Uniform: Living in the prison-like confines of a Prussian boarding school for the daughters of army officers, a young girl finds herself choked by the institution's strict regimentation and rigid discipline. Under the unbending rule of a matriarchal staff, she falls in love with the school's only caring teacher. When the principal finds out about the affair, she is isolated from the rest of the students and is driven from her unhappiness to attempt suicide.
Germany, a famliy of the industrial Ruhr: The Ruhr region of West Germany is a center of coal mining and heavy industry. The film depicts the lives of the family of Ralf Müller in the city of Essen, where Herr Müller is employed at the Krupp works, his children go to school, and his wife does the family shopping. On Sunday they attend church and spend the rest of the day at leisure.