German family and their pets - ponies - live together in their country house.
Lorch, Bavaria, West Germany.
Writer Lisa Gast and her family lives harmoniously with ponies in their country house. SCU. Shetland pony asleep on a divan with rugs over, it raises its head and climbs off divan. SV. Young Shetland pony going towards a trough with boy and a girl there waiting to feed it. SCU. Four ponies eating at trough and a boy stands by patting one of them. The boy is in his pyjamas so were the two children in the previous scene. CU. Pony's head as it eats. GV. The children mounting the ponies to go for a ride. SV. Young boy in leopard skin swimming trunks climbing onto small pony and riding towards and past camera. LV. Towards, youngsters riding the horses over a small jump. One jumps, followed by another. SV. Pan of a small black pony having a gallop on its own and waving his tail in delight. SV. The family sitting at a table (exterior) having a meal. A pony comes towards them in the picture. CU. Two young ladies eating and drinking at table. CU. Two of the ponies with their heads over a fence watching the family eating, the ponies smack their lips. CU. Small boy eating at table. TV. Part of the family eating at table, a pony is putting his nose in their plates. TV. Another pony helping himself to food off a small boy's plate at the table. SV. Lisa Cast sitting at typewriter (outdoors) while the two ponies look on. One pony knocks over a little jar which is holding some flowers with his nose. SV. Inside, the children in bunks. The last child climbs into bunk at bedtime. SV. Pan as two ponies come in to see the children. SCU. Pony coming towards young girl in bed. CU. Pony licking girl's face goodnight, she lays down to go to sleep. SCU. One of the children is having his/her foot licked by the ponies. Lights out. CU. One of the children asleep. SCU. Small pony lying in some straw, also asleep.