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The cinema developed as the technical execution of the model of Jacob's Ladder and the cadre grid reminiscent of an extended fire brigade ladder reveals the functional principle which is visualized in the international symbol for emergency ladder. As, of course, it involves too much effort to transport the audience at the corresponding speed along the celluloid ladder, the ingenious idea arose to move the film on with an artful mechanical device. Ultimately, the audience is then moved more than the material. The space between this filmed lattice fence becomes a vision of a projected modulation of transparency. And just as with Galilee's binoculars, the view of the stars and small stars provokes the cry: "And they do move!"