FADE IN TO HANUKKAH CANDLE LIGHTINT. JEWISH FAMILY HOUSE (GERMANY)Chatter and clutter of dishes/cutlery can be heard.Camera zooms out to set the scene of a regular Jewish 1930shome.A young boy sits eating dinner with his family and playingwith his toy plane.Distant cheering disrupts the playing.The young boy goes to the front door.EXT. GERMAN STREETSRegular German buildings line the street.Nazi party flags unfold from the windows and sway in the wind.The young boy observes the changing environment.The boy turns to go back inside.
As he turns the housing behind him ‘unfolds’ to the ground and
is replaced by street.Boy clutches toy plane to his chest.CUT to toy plane.The toy plane in his hands also becomes decorated with Nazisymbols.Sound of blowing police whistles.ZOOM out back to boy holding plane.German police march by behind him (in distance).CUT TO event of Reichstag fire.The young boy stands frozen taking in the scene.The toy plane turns red to match the fire.Glass smashes in the distance.