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© Friede Clausz

24 WEEKS (24 WOCHEN)

Already deep in her pregnancy Astrid is told that her unborn child will be severely disabled. She is put into conflict whether to perform a late abortion or live with the challenge of raising a child with special needs.More ...
© Paul Ploberger Universum Film

CENTER OF MY WORLD (DIE MITTE DER WELT)

After a summer away at camp, Phil returns home to find that things have changed. At least his best friend Kat seems normal. But when Phil falls for the new student in his class, things get ultimately messy.More ...
© ARD Degeto/Conny Klein

CLOSE TO YOUR HEART (BESUCH FÜR EMMA)

Lonely cashier Emma pinches customers' wallets and subsequently presents herself as the honest finder in order to get in contact with people. Her “search” leads to an unlikely friendship.More ...
© Jean-Claude Moireau – Foz / Courtesy of Music Box Films

FRANTZ

The latest film by renowned French auteur François Ozon, loosely based on Ernst Lubitsch’s 1932 drama “Broken Lullaby” Ozon tells the story of a German woman grieving for her fiancés death in the war until she meets a stranger who claims to be her fiancé’s friend.More ...
© Sebastian Geyer/avanti media fiction

IN LOVE WITH LOU – A PHILOSOPHER'S LIFE (LOU ANDREAS-SALOMÉ)

When writer and psychoanalyst Lou Andreas-Salomé meets young german scholar Ernst Pfeiffer, he helps her writing the story of her life.More ...
© Tom Trambow, Frisbeefilms

ORIGINAL BLISS (GLEIßENDES GLÜCK)

Helene Brindel has lost her faith in god and her childless marriage leads into nothing. When she meets the charismatic psychologist Eduard Gluck her life undergoes a psychic twist.More ...
© Pluto Film

THE CULPABLE (VERFEHLUNG)

Jakob Voelz is a prison chaplain. When his best friend and fellow priest is taken in custody under suspicion of sexual abuse, Jakob’s trust in friendship and in his faith is put at stake.More ...
© ARD

THE GENERAL CASE (DIE AKTE GENERAL)

After World War II, the German government is still full of former Nazis in powerful political and judicial positions. Hessian Solicitor General Bauer tries to bring a stop to the cover-ups of Nazi crimes.More ...
© UFA Fiction

TOO HARD TO HANDLE (MÄNGELEXEMPLAR)

Karo lives the perfect hipster life in Berlin or so it seems. A growing depression, panic attacks, and emotional excess starts to dominate her daily life. Her defiant attitude doesn’t help either ...More ...