Der Starke Ferdinand
The story of Ferdinand Rieche – « Ferdinand the Radical » – in charge of a factory’s security, is the story of a man who places above all security and order and thereby becomes himself dangerous for the Federal Republic of Germany.
Born in Halberstadt in 1932, he was a lawyer and head of Institut für Filmgestaltung at the Ulm University. He got known as a writer with « Lebenslaüfen » in 1962 and « Der Untergang des 6. Armee Schlachtbeschreibung » in 1964.
Title in Original Version : Ferdinand Le Radical