With Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. The Trouble with Being Born (2020)
94 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Elli is an android programmed with memories that mean everything to her owner but nothing to her. The story of a machine and the ghosts we all carry within us.
2. Two Mothers (2013)
Not Rated | 75 min | Drama
Katja and Isabella are happily married and feel the time is right to have a child. As the weeks and months pass by, it becomes clear that the process will be far more fraught than either were prepared for.
3. Dark Blue Girl (2017)
103 min | Drama
Two years after Hannah and Jimmy's break up, the pair unexpectedly falls head over heels for each other again when selling their holiday home on a little volcanic island in the Aegean. The ... See full summary »
4. For Miriam (2009)
58 min | Drama
Karen, a maths teacher, finds herself involved in a traffic accident for which she is not to blame. The accident causes the death of a girl on a scooter. Although innocent, the young woman ... See full summary »
5. A Small Cut (2020)
9 min | Short, Comedy
The uptight Jewish financial director of a magnificent baroque building is suddenly forced to persuade his hot-headed young boss to let himself be circumcised.
7. Swimming (2018)
101 min | Drama
'Swimming' or 'Schwimmen'(OT) is the story of Elisa and Anthea, two most different girls, whose friendship gives them orientation and stability in the most difficult time of their young ... See full summary »
8. 24 Weeks (2016)
103 min | Drama
At work, Astrid is admired by her fans as a famous cabaret artist and privately a second child is on the road to complete her family happiness. But her world is turned upside down overnight... See full summary »
9. Gefangen im Paradies (2016 TV Movie)
90 min | Adventure
In this survival thriller, a family's island holiday becomes a trip into hell. After her husband passes away tragically, Anna takes her teenage son Max to a resort getaway. When a ruthless ... See full summary »
11. Offline: Are You Ready for the Next Level? (2016)
91 min | Adventure, Comedy
In turbulent action comedy OFFLINE, champion gamer Jan (Moritz Jahn) has to fight for his digital identity, winning back his real life as well.
12. Above and Below (I) (2015)
Not Rated | 118 min | Documentary, Adventure, Drama
From Mars to Earth and underneath. Above and Below is a rough and rhythmic roller coaster ride seating five survivors in their daily hustle through an apocalyptic world. A journey of ... See full summary »
13. Geister, die ich rief (2012)
38 min | Short, Drama
Johanna believes to find happiness and security in her family live with husband and daughter. But facing her unfulfilled desire disturbs Johanna's serenity.
15. Masel Tov Cocktail (2020)
30 min | Short
A Russian-Jewish teenager Dima gets into a school fight, and then breaks the fourth wall and passionately and ferociously talks about his views, and about the hypocritically tolerant way in which his world works.
16. The Day I Was Not Born (2010)
94 min | Drama
During a stopover in Buenos Aires on her way to Chile, 31-year-old Maria recognizes a nursery rhyme. Maria doesn't speak a work of Spanish, but without understanding what she is singing, ... See full summary »
18. Teenage Angst (2008)
Not Rated | 64 min | Drama, Thriller
At an elite private boarding school, four students form a clique to sneak out of school after hours, to meet, drink and play. Trying to escape the golden cage, which their wealthy parents ... See full summary »
20. Wir sind die Flut (2016)
84 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi
On the coastline of Windholm one morning 15 years ago the ocean just disappeared. Since then the emptiness has been raising questions and anxiety. The cause of the phenomenon remains ... See full summary »
21. Kronos. End and Beginning (2008)
87 min | Drama
A desperate family on its way to self-destruction - a drama about struggling generations, "Kronos" becomes an absurd symbol of the recurrent process of perishing and new beginnings.
23. Fass mich an (2003)
39 min | Short, Drama
Karin and Thomas, a middle-aged couple with a small daughter seems to be very happy and gets along well. But there is a problem, she is very beautiful and sexy, but sexually dissatisfied. ... See full summary »
26. Five Years (2013)
95 min | Drama
How Murat Kurnaz ended up in Guantanamo Bay is a mysterious story. 5 YEARS investigates the psychological aspect of this endless and unjustified "imprisonment" where Kurnaz had to endure never ending physical and psychological torture.
28. Faith (2010)
88 min | Drama
The fates of three German-born Muslims in Berlin collide as they struggle to find their place between faith and modern life in contemporary western society, caught at a crossroads where ... See full summary »
30. Lord of the Toys (2018)
95 min | Documentary
Max "Adlersson" Herzberg, 20 years of age, from Dresden decided not to spend his life working. Ever since, he reviews knives and other products, unboxes limited fan editions of mainly ... See full summary »
33. Porn Punk Poetry (2014)
41 min | Short, Drama
A male prostitute (David Schütter) is trying to escape his long forgotten feelings. The unexpected tender encounter with a young woman (Nadja Bobyleva) confronts him with his real desires and puts his whole life to the test.
36. Die Simulation des Seins (2020)
18 min | Short, Crime, Drama
A country vet is being persuaded by her ex-boyfriend, a cop, to issue a death certificate for a reclusive painter, who allegedly died from a heart attack while painting naked pictures of his own daughter.
39. It's Me. Helmut (2009)
11 min | Short, Comedy
Helmut celebrates his birthday, 60 according to his wife Gertrud, but he's actually 57 and not feeling festive at all. People pop up from everywhere to congratulate him or offer advice ... See full summary »
40. Bird of Paradise (2021)
14 min | Short, Comedy, Drama
Milan's first real relationship is followed by his first real break-up. All he and Laurie have left is a plastic bag full of memories - and their "adoptive child", which neither of them wants to keep.
41. Stout-Hearted (2007)
15 min | Short, Drama
Felix is secretly in love with Ralph. This doesn't seem to be the biggest problem, but Felix is fifteen and Ralph is his thirty-four-year-old soccer coach. They meet every day in secret. ... See full summary »
42. Closing Time (I) (2018)
116 min | Documentary
Mr. Kuo and his wife Mrs. Lin cook for the city's sleepless. They work all night and sleep during the day, like many others in buzzing Taipei. Until one morning, riding back from the market, Mr. Kuo takes a different exit on the highway.
Director: Nicole Vögele
43. Struwwelerror (2020)
45 min | Comedy, Drama, Horror
The three siblings Luca, Maxine and Theo are left alone at home. Their parents have taken away the family's router on long overdue holiday. Without any internet access, the kids are forced ... See full summary »
44. Zing (2011)
8 min | Animation, Short, Fantasy
Day in, day out, Mr. Grimm is busy with his job as the Reaper, harvesting people's lives. One day, his monotonous existence is interrupted by the door bell...
45. Give Me a Smile (2019)
8 min | Short
For the first time since her husband's death, Ute visits their former FKK-club. Curiously she enters this familiar place and immediately receives a warm welcome. However, she painfully has ... See full summary »
46. Unum (2019)
9 min | Short, Adventure, Drama
[ UNUM ] (lat."one") is presented in 9:16 format - flipped vertically - as a metaphor for the singularity of life. Beginning with a carnal prologue between man and woman, the figurative ... See full summary »
48. Urs (2009)
10 min | Animation, Short
For many years Urs has had to look after his aging mother. But now he sets out for a dangerous journey: He carries his mother up a mountain to find a better place for both of them. But she wants to stay at home.
49. Stronger Than Blood (2010)
Not Rated | 109 min | Crime, Drama
Fresh out of juvenile prison, Tommy has sworn off the drugs. But when the going gets tough, the only support he finds is from his best friend Sule - who has "the master plan": one last drug deal to finance their own auto body shop.