Only a crazy oligarch could think of building a lavish Florence-style palace on a central bridge in the heart of Vienna. But his interpreter Nadia together with her best friend and her ... See full summary »
Goldmund is to study in the monastery Mariabronn. His father sent him there. There he meets a religious monk named Narcissus. He has subjected himself to a strict life and lives completely ascetically.
Luisa Jobst is a grade-school teacher in Bavaria. She's as idealistic as she is fair - much to the displeasure of a father who's hoping she'll give his son better grades. One day, a nude ... See full summary »
Johann von Bülow,
Ulrike C. Tscharre
1980: Enlightenment comes to Niederaich. 12 year old Lili moves together with her mother Amrita and her Bhagwan followers to the Bavarian countryside, where primal scream therapy meets folklore and narrow-minded horizons. Accordingly, Lili has a hard time to adapt and to make friends. She can't cope with being the outsider, the village's oddball. Longing for acceptance, it becomes crucial to Lili to prove her 'ordinariness'.Written by