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Styx
ER doctor Rike embarks on a one-woman solo sailing trip to Ascension Island in the Atlantic Ocean. When Rike comes across a sinking ship of refugees, she is quickly torn out of her contented and idealized world and must make…
The Invisibles - Die Unsichtbaren
While Nazi propaganda minister Josef Goebbels infamously declared Berlin "free of Jews" in 1943, 1,700 Jewish Berliners managed to survive in the Nazi capital. Claus Rafle's gripping docudrama traces the stories of four real-life survivors who learned to hide in…
Center of My World - Die Mitte der Welt
After a summer spent with his his best friend Kat to escape his family, Phil goes back to school and starts to question his feelings towards Nicholas, a new classmate. Nominated for Best Director at the Munich International Film Festival…
Run Boy Run - Lauf Junge lauf
A superlative saga of courage and compassion, RUN BOY RUN tells the extraordinary true story of a young Polish boy's struggle to outlast the Nazi occupation and maintain his Jewish faith through his intrepid will and the kindness of others.…
The Last Supper - Das letzte Mahl
On the day Adolf Hitler comes to power, the German-Jewish Glickstein family comes together for a family dinner. Most of them however (like so many other Germans at that time) don't take the Nazis seriously. When young Leah reveals her…
Mostly Martha - Bella Martha
Martha is a single woman who lives for cooking. The head chef at a restaurant, she has no time for anything, or anyone else. But her solitary life is shaken when a fateful accident brings her sister's eight-year-old daughter to…
Zing
Day in, day out, Mr. Grimm is busy with his job as the Reaper, harvesting people's lives. One day, his monotonous existence is interrupted by the door bell. It's a little girl. She wants her cat back. Little does she…
Kimono
Looking for something to eat, a homeless woman sneaks into a man's apartment. When she is almost caught, she hides in his closet. But instead of leaving the apartment, she gets interested in the man and starts to secretly live…
Kindeseile (Child Rush)
Because of his cancer, Pavel has to intensify his chemotherapy. One of its side effects is the loss of fertility. The exhausting therapy is to start in five days. Pavel and Jasmin have only recently begun their relationship but they…
Gott und die Welt (In the Name of God)
Two men happen to face god - something they had never expected. When God leaves they set-out to find a new church, but they find out that they have different beliefs in this animated short film.
Iceman - Der Mann aus dem Eis
In the Otztal Alps, more than 5300 years ago, Kelab returns from a hunting trip to find his settlement raided and his entire tribe, including his wife and son, murdered. Driven by pain and anger, Kelab has only one goal:…
Bär (Bear)
A grandchild recounts his grandfather's difficult past and the burden of his own inheritance. Winner of the Grand Jury Prize for World Cinema Shorts at the Indianapolis International Film Festival .
Apfelbaum (Apple tree)
To prevent his apples from rolling down to his neighbour's house, a gardener builds a wall next to his apple tree in this stop-motion animated short.
Am Fenster (Two Windows)
In order to reconnect his TV satellite, Helmut decides to climb out of his window in a resolute manner. His neighbor Walter misinterprets this action as an attempted suicide. While trying to clear this misunderstanding, the two become friends.
Amoklove
Fabian and Marie share a magical moment on the subway. When Marie departs, Fabian fights for his love and chases Marie through Stuttgart. Official Selection at the Cannes Film Festival .
Am anderen Ende
Marianne works for a crisis line night after night; no one is able to help all the lonesome people at the other end of the line no matter how hard she tries. But tonight night she will have to face…
Everyone Else - Alle Anderen
A young couple's relationship is pushed to the brink while vacationing in the Mediterranean in this smart, sexy drama from acclaimed new filmmaker Maren Ade. On the surface, Chris and Gitti appear blissfully in love while enjoying the sun and…
Jerichow
In a small desolate town in northeastern Germany, a handsome ex-soldier, a Turkish businessman, and his beautiful, restless wife find themselves in a desperate love triangle in this suspenseful reworking of classic film noir The Postman Always Rings Twice from…
Yella
Narrowly escaping her volatile ex-husband, Yella flees her small hometown in former East Germany for a new life in the West. She finds a promising job with Philipp, a handsome business executive with whom an unlikely romance soon blossoms. But…
The Fantastic Love of Beeboy & Flowergirl - Bienenjunge & Blumenmädchen
Peter is being followed by killer bees, Elsa collects exotic flowers from all over the world. To be together, they both have to overcome their fantasies. But what if love itself is nothing but fantasy? Winner of the Special Jury…