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Emilia and Bernhard's happiness seems to have reached the top when they learn that they are expecting a baby until a terrifying diagnosis shatters their world.



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Bernhard Janes


The married couple Emilia and Bernhard Janes are over the moon when they learn that Emilia is pregnant. During a routine check anomalies in Emilia's blood are discovered which turn out to be a symptom of cancer. The doctor makes it very clear that Emilia only has a chance to survive if she terminates her unborn child and starts treatment immediately. While Bernhard tries to persuade his wife to choose her own life, Emilia has already grown a bond to her baby. Her inner conflict also puts enormous strain on her relationship with Bernhard. She has to make a decision over life or death. But of whom? Written by Romana Carén

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The screenplay is based on the play "Wintervögel" (written by Romana Carén and Florian Graf), which had its world premiere in May 2010 at the Theater in der Drachengasse in Vienna, Austria. See more »


Written by Anja Plaschg
Performed by 'Soap & Skin'
Courtesy of SOLFO Music and Strictly Confidential International
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