"Big Manni" tells of the rise and fall of the cheater Manfred Brenner and his company "FlowTex" in the 90s. Using a snowball system, he quickly creates a huge consortium of companies. Manni leads a life in the lap of luxury.
Olav Hintz, a retired teacher who loves only himself, needs care as he sits in a wheelchair. The nurse, the single parent Trixi has several jobs to complete and gives the care to her 3 children. Chaos is on.
Wastl and Elke have been married for 10 years. When Wastl finds out about Elke's illegal dealings for her bank, they divorce. During the divorce proceedings and legal trials Elke manages to... See full summary »
Jan Josef Liefers,
After an accident, the former boxer has lost his short-term memory. Now, nothing is the same anymore. Roland's world has no future, and the past only exists in his mind up until his accident. Although he seems perfectly normal to the outside observer, his condition has him and his family in thrall. Normal life is no longer possible for his wife Annett and son Constantin. Annett has to spend day and night looking after her husband. She's become a full-time caregiver, while no medical insurance will recognize his condition. Annett is in danger of losing the house. She can't work and no one will pay for Ronald's illness. Annett sets her hopes on attorney Lorenzo Stegmann, who's seen better days, too. A tender romance develops between this odd couple, which tears Annett apart inside. She loves her husband and doesn't want to shirk her responsibility. At the same time, she's at the end of her rope, having virtually given herself up as a living, breathing woman. For the first time in years,...