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The Devil's Sooty Fellow

East Germany, 1965 (MIFF 1966, Programme G)

Director: Jörg d'Bomba

A puppet tale about a soldier returned from war who, finding his captain, his marshal and his king in hell, locks them up there to ensure the safety of the world from militarism.

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