Antje Geerk, the German film and stage star, stands astride her Panther city bike in a promo photo from her screen debut, 1957’s Doctor Bertram (original title: Frauenarzt Dr. Bertram). Geerk was 19 at the time. She went on to star in Uncle Was a Vampire, A Summer You Will Never Forget and, in 2010, the German sci-fil film Transfer. Photo: K.L. Haenchen.