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The Dress

Das Kleid

Directed by Konrad Petzold
East Germany, 1961
Comedy, Fantasy

Synopsis

Hans and Kumpan repeatedly try to enter a town surrounded by a tall, impenetrable wall, where everyone is apparently very happy. When they finally make it inside, the tyrannical emperor demands they make him new clothes that would ‘bring all creatures to their knees’.

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The Dress Directed by Konrad Petzold