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Final Station: Hegelstrasse

The former flagship-district »Mueßer Holz« in the state capital Schwerin dies off. In the industrialized apartment block colony, shops close down, schools are closed and rows of houses are demolished. Those who can move away.

In 2009, the German national horticultural show is held in Schwerin. The country will invest millions to create a flowery capital city. But the people living in »Mueßer Holz« can´t expect much more than the forthcoming business closures. Not without reason, the residents call their district »the end of the world«.