Astrid is a comedian; her husband Markus is her manager. They have a nine-year-old daughter and are expecting their second child. When they learn that their child will not be born healthy, they are at first optimistic that they can respond to this challenge. But the closer it gets to the due date, the more Astrid begins to worry about the future of her unborn child as well as that of her family and her career. After many discussions and arguments Astrid realizes that she will have to take the decision her own.
Anne Zohra Berrached
studied at the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg. “24 weeks” is her final degree film. The film made it as the only German film into the iternational competition of the Berlinale 2016.