aKARL VALENTIN - DER FEUERWEHRTROMPETER Kurzfilm

Cast

Karl Valentin

Duration4 min
CountryDeutschland
Year1929/1930
Colors/w

Translation of an excerpt, word by word, „original Valentin-english“

Karl Valentin, trumpeter of the fire brigade:
„...the trumpeter of the fire brigade, means he’s no real fire fighter who is directly involved with fire. But he certainly has to be at the scene, he doesn’t have to extinguish fires. He has to blow - so the others may sprinkle. Because if he doesn’t blow the trumpet the others can’t sprinkle the fire....
And when the others don’t sprinkle, the house burns down - possibly…