Ella and Nell used to be best friends. Now both in their early fourties, they have different ideas of how to lead their lives, leaving little time for each other. Determined to change this,...
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After Sophie and Jessica had witnessed a brutal crime when they were kids, Jessica promised her younger sister Sophie: "I will always protect you!" Growing older, this promise became an ... See full summary »
Ben and Barnabas are unseparatable since they are small. The two of them, however, are no ordinary pair of brothers, for Barnabas, with his twenty-two years, remained mentally at the age of... See full summary »
The story of a man who feels happy only when he is unhappy, a man addicted to sadness, who has such need for pity, he's willing to do everything to evoke it from others. This is the life of a man in a world not cruel enough for him.
Two young Germans spend three and a half years traveling around the world just by hitchhiking, bus, train and ship. They travel almost 100,000 kilometers through Europe, Asia, North and Central America.
The entire family of a 6-year-old Anna dies in the mass coordinated execution of Jews. The mother covers up Anna with her own body, and the girl miraculously survives. For the next few ... See full summary »
Dr Eigil Borne is engaged to Hélène, a girl who is madly in love with him. At Hélène's birthday celebration, Eigil invites her to a cabaret, where he meets his other love, Lily, a passionate, fiery and funny dancer.
Katy, a teenager, is force interned in a psychiatric facility after her mother died. She is a room with Nabila and Carole, two other teens with different problems than Katy. Since the ... See full summary »
Ella and Nell used to be best friends. Now both in their early fourties, they have different ideas of how to lead their lives, leaving little time for each other. Determined to change this, they set out on a hike together through the Elbe Sandstone Mountains. During their trip they try to reconnect, painfully having to realize how much they grew apart. Soon it is not only the impassable nature, but old sores, pride, fears and shame making them go astray.Written by