With Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin (DFFB) (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. What Do We See When We Look at the Sky? (2021)
150 min | Drama
A chance encounter on a street corner has Lisa and Giorgi fall in love at first sight, but an evil spell is cast on them. Will they ever meet again?
3. Nico (2021)
79 min | Drama
Nico enjoys the summer in Berlin with her best friend Rosa until a racist attack pulls her out of her carefree everyday life. Traumatized by the crime, the geriatric nurse decides never to ... See full summary »
4. Liebeskind (2005)
85 min | Drama
A rebellious 17-year-old girl reunites with her physician father, years after he left the family. What initially started off as a healthy bonding process between the two eventually inadvertently turns into uncomfortable sexual attraction.
5. A Fish Swimming Upside Down (2020)
103 min | Drama
Andrea, a woman without a past, is the object of both Philipp's and his son's desire. A love triangle filled with expectations, longing and fears leaves open the speculation of who knows what about whom.
10. Der Samurai (2014)
Unrated | 79 min | Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Set in a small German village, a bloody game of cat-and-mouse ensues between a young, straight-shooting police officer and a cross-dressing villain with a large sword and a predilection for beheadings.
11. Fado (I) (2016)
101 min | Drama, Thriller
Young doctor Fabian travels to Lisbon to win back his ex-girlfriend Doro. While the two of them are gradually getting closer again they are being haunted by their fears. Fabian's jealousy once again puts their relationship to the test.
12. Whispers Behind the Wall (2013 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 90 min | Thriller
Shy law student Martin falls for his mysterious landlady, who lives next door behind a thin wall. While trying to find out if she's responsible for the disappearance of the previous tenant, Martin experiences the horror of his first love.
14. Self-Criticism of a Bourgeois Dog (2017)
Not Rated | 99 min | Comedy
A bourgeois dog and former filmmaker confesses how he became four-legged by failing in love, apple-picking and revolution. A political comedy with magic twists.
16. Love Film (2018)
82 min | Comedy
Lenz is a Kreuzberg layabout: funny, charming, imaginative, and incapable of making decisions. When he and Ira become a couple, the two spend a carefree summer together - until Ira makes it... See full summary »
17. 1986 (2019)
77 min | Drama
Elena is a student in Minsk, Belarus. She has a passionate but increasingly difficult relationship with her boyfriend Victor. When her father is arrested, she has to continue his illegal ... See full summary »
19. Ijon Tichy: Raumpilot (2007– )
15 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi
Space pilot Ijon Tichy, travels in his three-room-rocket together with his holographic and/or hallucinogenic colleague Halluzinelle and the ugly dog-like extraterrestrial being Mel. The conflicts between the bad feelings of Halluzinelle about the stubbornness of the space pilot always end up in difficult situations in which it is the mission to find the most irritating solution as possible.
20. Sarah Plays a Werewolf (2017)
86 min | Drama, Fantasy
On the stage of her high school drama class 17-year-old Sarah gives it all. When she performs, there is an instant of suspense in which she appears to transform completely into her ... See full summary »
21. Aren't You Happy? (2019)
80 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
A girl roams through the city looking for a place to sleep, but between yoga studios, art galleries and the beds of strangers there is no space for her. A post-modern comedy in pink and blue.
22. The Stranger in Me (2008)
99 min | Drama
A young couple in love: Rebecca (32) and her boyfriend Julian (34) are expecting their first child and are full of pleasant expectation. As Rebecca gives birth to a healthy boy their luck ... See full summary »
23. Stories from the Chestnut Woods (2019)
81 min | Drama
In a decaying forest on the Yugoslav-Italian border in the years after World War II, a stingy, old carpenter and a lonely, young chestnut seller share imaginative memories of the past as ... See full summary »
26. Petting Zoo (2015)
93 min | Drama
Layla, a young 17 year old school girl, is just like any other. She's bright, comfortable with her body and surroundings but like most girls her age, she does not know what to do with her ... See full summary »
27. Interferenz (2014)
47 min | Drama
On a plane island where a cold wind blows over the paltry landscape and a few mighty concrete buildings rise into the sky, lies the work-colony #191286. Piwonka is a migrant workers who are forced to work here.
28. A Proletarian Winter's Tale (2014)
Not Rated | 64 min | Comedy
A formalist comedy which follows three young Georgians cleaning a German art collector's castle, crashing a high-society party and fantasizing unlikely historical allegories- a fairy tale about class relations.
29. Cowboy (I) (2008)
35 min | Short, Horror, Mystery
Real estate agent Christian travels the countryside scouting for investment prospects. In a forgotten, seemingly abandoned village far off the main roads, he finds more than he is looking ... See full summary »
31. The Components of Love (2019)
97 min | Comedy, Drama
Sophie and Georg once loved each other, but they are now split up. A laconic portrait of a modern patchwork family that plays out before a front door in Berlin. A serious comedy about separation, interspersed with Schlager music.
32. Thirty (2019)
Not Rated | 115 min | Drama
'Dreissig' (German for 'thirty') portrays 24 hours in the life of five Berlin friends nearing thirty, all more or less suffering from a quarterlife crisis while celebrating the birthday of one of them.
34. Limbo (VIII) (2014)
80 min | Drama
In a small town in rural Denmark, adolescent Sara and young teacher Karen develop a connection. A quiet drama interested as much in the lives of its protagonists as in their surroundings.
35. Nordland (2014)
102 min | Drama
Eleni is abruptly left alone by her girlfriend during a trip to Norway. In order to find her lost love, she will embark on a journey far beyond the Arctic Circle.
37. Sexy Sadie (1996)
92 min | Crime
Edgar, a convicted serial killer, is told by the female prison doctor that he will die of a brain tumor within days. Holding her hostage he manages to escape intending to quietly enjoy his ... See full summary »
38. Second Thoughts (2021)
84 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Marie, early thirties, gets a wedding proposal from her boyfriend Julian. Overwhelmed, she goes for the honest way: She has to think about it. On the countryside, she tries to clear her ... See full summary »
39. Beat Beat Beat (2013 TV Movie)
30 min | Drama
15-year old Fabian feels an irritating attraction towards Jakob, who gets bullied by Fabians ballsy friends Bene and Richard. Fabian doesn't put a stop on it until one night the aggression escalates.
41. Tango (2011 TV Movie)
30 min | Drama
Jens and Milena are young and looking for the right path for their love. The classical model of marriage and fidelity seem obsolete to them. The families they observe around them are all ... See full summary »
43. Whispers of War (2021)
90 min | Drama
A Kurdish man, working in Berlin as a teacher, tries to reconnect with his sister in the war zone back home and joins a group of activists bringing attention to the crisis. .
44. My Sweet Home (2001)
86 min | Comedy, Drama
Berlin, A Polterabend (i.e. a party on the eve of a marriage) is taking place in a café. An American has persuaded his German friend to marry him, after just one month of knowing each other... See full summary »
46. A Spectre Is Haunting Europe (2013)
46 min | Comedy
Berlin, a summer in the age of neoliberalism: the spectre of the soviet avant-garde is haunting the city. A young Georgian contract-worker is surprised to find the ghost of the Russian ... See full summary »
48. The Invisible Film (2017)
96 min | Comedy
The famous director Sandro is shooting invisible films with faith in the purity of his work. Having promised the leading role of his new film to his big love, he has to face the fact that there is nothing to see in his film.