TALES OF THE DEFEATED
“Peter Schwarz” lies buried in East Germany. A communist without a religious confession. “Feiy`ke Schwarz” was killed in the Holocaust. An Eastern European Jew. All of a sudden, Feiy`ke Schwarz is supposed to be Peter Schwarz. A man who, after the end of WWII, decided to return to the village in which he was held in a concentration camp, who married a German woman and who played football with the former camp guards.
A TRIANGLE DIALOGUE
A TRIANGLE DIALOGUE is a compilation of five documentaries from Israel, Poland and Germany that tell of the clash of various cultures in society and politics.
Day-to-day life of a homosexual couple in Warsaw – between anti-gay marches, weddings and a picture of the pope.
THE THINGS BETWEEN US
Myriam and her husband Bernd, new mayor of their small home town on the Lower Rhine, have just moved into a lovingly refurbished house. All they need to make their life complete is a child. But then Myriam finds out that Bernd goes to visit a Dutch brothel – regularly. She embarks on a quest to understand his fascination and, in the process, succumbs to her own.
Tina and Jan are in their way to their first-ever flat together. At the bus stop, they unexpectedly receive a 2-Euro-coin from a foreign-looking young man, which sends them on an odyssey through the city…
“You cannot escape fate“ – these are the first words that Nenad hers following the horrific accident, in which, on his wedding night, his bride was killed. And that from Branko, the bride`s father, who caused the accident. Together, Nenad and Branko drive to her funeral in Montenegro. But in the snow-covered mountains, Nenad tempts fate.
The two sisters Johanna and Alexandra return to their home after their father taken his own life following a long illness. But on arrival, they are faced with a mother, who also long to die.