Losers and Winners

A documentary by Ulrike Franke and Michael Loeken Germany 2006 | 96 min | 35 mm | colour | Dolby SR

400 Chinese workers break down the Kaiserstuhl coke factory in the Ruhr Valley into manageable parts and ship them back to their homeland: disassembly in the West – reassembly in the Far East. Dortmund’s last coke workers find themselves helping the Chinese to dismantle their own workplace.