King has 12 girls. Dancing shoes they wear every night are getting old. King can not fathom what is going on and what do each night of the princess declares that will groom young to explain...
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The king orders his haughty daughter to pick a groom, but she insults every suitor at first sight. One prince, whom she met undercover at the market, persists, and accepts a seemingly ... See full summary »
A retelling of The Princess and The Pea. The princess runs away and finds work at an orphanage to avoid marrying a prince she has never met. She unknowingly meets him while they are both ... See full summary »
Maddened by grief over his late queen, king Tobald decides to wed their only daughter Lotte, the only female resembling her. Having failed to put him off by exorbitant demands, she puts on ... See full summary »
German North Sea beach fisherman Hein always was happy with his wife Islebils, despite their modest life and poor dwelling. When he spares a rod-caught speaking flounder's life, the ... See full summary »
Peter Heinrich Brix
Princess Marleen wants to marry the love of her life Konrad. Her father though sees no way to allow this and forbids them to see each other ever again. After they met each other anyway, her... See full summary »
Cleo von Adelsheim,
Günther Maria Halmer
Good soldier Jakob expect the promised pay o top of glory after a victorious war, but king Karl gives only his standard speech and worthless medals. returning home wounded and penniless, ... See full summary »
Pre-teen foundling Emil and slightly older middle class orphan Inga seek to comfort each-other in the pitiful conditions at Mrs. Landfried's orphanage. She sells the shoes the produce in a ... See full summary »
King has 12 girls. Dancing shoes they wear every night are getting old. King can not fathom what is going on and what do each night of the princess declares that will groom young to explain this old shoes. But no candidate can solve this mystery and stay asleep at night. One day, a poor soldier would volunteer for the job.