Nina, a teacher in her mid-30s struggling to have a child, looks for a surrogate mother. It would seem that with her husband, she has found an ideal candidate, yet Nina falls for the woman who could have given birth to her child.
A family of five is off to Granddad's big 75th birthday party at an uncle's estate in rural Scotland. The parents are separated and hope their three kids won't mention it. The kids love, can talk with, and will do anything for, Granddad.
Thomas has the habit to follow the life of his ex-wife Els. Secretly Thomas is responsible for a tragic event considering her new boyfriend, which strangely leads to Els and Thomas reuniting. Thomas has to face the struggle between living a life of staged happiness or to be open about his past and bear the consequences. Is it immoral to enter your ex-wife's apartment while nobody is being harmed? And if it's a wrongdoing, who actually decides that? A story about a divorced pretending to have found happiness. A portrait of a man with an unusual obsession, ultimately loosing total control of his inner self. A story about watching without being seen.Written by
The synopsis of the film was written in 2006. It was December when it landed on the desk of the Producer. Writing the script took 4 years. Financing took another two years. The last money came in from Hamburg in June 2012. See more »