House Orders (Hausordnung)

Germany, 1975, 12 min, 35 mm, black and white - unavailable

written and directed by: Želimir Žilnik
camera: Andrej Popović

production: Vlada Majić Filmproduktion KG, Münich

In buildings where foreign workers lived in Germany, there were strict rules of conduct, defined by the house rules and supervised by the building superintendents. Many rights regarding the freedom of movement, communication and behavior were abused. Interviews with the tenants and with the "orderlies" which point out absurd situations and clashes caused by these restrictions.