An adventurer travels to meet the Dalai Lama, a jobless saleswoman re-opens her old store, young people test the sensations of old age, and hunters imitate the mating call of stags.
A globetrotter from the Vogtland region of Saxony fulfils a long-held dream: he has collected messages of peace painted by schoolchildren and taken them to the Dalai Lama, travelling to India in a disused police water cannon refitted as a mobile home.
An unemployed saleswoman takes her future into her own hands: she has opened a new shop in Erdmannhausen in southwestern Germany - on the premises where the bankrupt Schlecker retail chain once had a drugstore.
How to feel old for an hour: interested visitors to a senior welfare center in the Siegerland region can negotiate an obstacle course, equipped with a lead-weighted vest, blurry glasses and a walker. The idea is to simulate the sensations of old age to appreciate the challenges faced by the elderly in everyday life.
Hunters from the states of Brandenburg and Mecklenburg-Vorpommern are fighting to be chosen as 'best stag beller'. Performing to a paying crowd and an expert jury, they imitate the mating call of the male red deer in the hope of winning the coveted title for their state.