The film “Trick 17 b” was the DFF's attempt to dramatize events from the everyday life of the German Bundeswehr using artistic means. The main reason for this was the fact that the ranger training in the United States was to be introduced in this army. The fact that this was accompanied by a process of brutalization and the number of crimes among members of the Bundeswehr, primarily among officers, should be addressed here. The film begins with a few scenes about a German Bundeswehr recruit named Klaus Menzel (Karl-Dieter Henker). This was arranged with his girlfriend Anke Trautmann (Karin Ugwoski). But at the agreed meeting point he appears too late and Anke is already in another car ... (Source: Fernsehen der DDR)
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