Jessica’s Dream

"There are some dreams you have to let go before they kill you."


Two women, two friends, two very different approaches to life. Anne lives an ostensibly normal existence with all the usual ups and downs. But she is deeply concerned about the fate of her friend Jessica.


Alma & Jasmin

After a collision on the street, the souls of Alma (72) and Jasmin (30) swap bodies. By the time they notice the exchange, unmitigated chaos is already in full swing. In a rough and ready fashion, they both do what they can to make the best of things between afternoon tea dances on one hand and ...

Rights sold: Czech Republic

Corvine Secrets

It is 1959, and friends Ruth and Christa are enjoying their last summer holidays before the school leaving exams. During a lunchtime swim they meet Erich, a young man who is a member of a group of evangelical Christians. Little do they know Christa will soon secretly be accompanying Erich to ...


All the Tomorrows

Suddenly, nothing is the way it used to be

A young woman travels to the Danish island of Fanø with her mother. Their relationship is strained and they evidently consider the trip as a make-or-break experiment. But on the island they are implicated in a serious car crash and the ...


No Worries!

Life finds its own roads to happiness...

Frida, forty and divorced, is a teacher who gets on well enough with her pupils and colleagues. But she is not quite as self-possessed as she seems at first sight. She prefers to push more serious problems aside rather than meeting them head-on.


Winter Guests

"The dizzying comings and goings in our family started with a death announcement and an unheralded storm. Full moon and high tide, snow and storm, brothers and sisters, lovers and unborn children were thrown together without forewarning. Overnight, our house was transformed into an Arctic ...


Anyone Can Be Alone

Ellen (45), Kim (16), Rosa (70), Robert (69), Konrad (72), Justus (22), and Hans (50). What do these people have in common? They live together- for very different reasons and not entirely of their own volition. They are squatting a dilapidated villa and doing their best to get used to the new ...


Turn Left at the Next Man

Lucie may be drop-dead gorgeous and utterly charming, but she lacks orientation in life, love and motoring. When she buys a second-hand sat-nav at the local flea market, the seller hands it to her with the words "may you reach your destination". A bit much, thinks ...


The Man in the Haystack

34-year-old Charlotte adores her tenement flat in the centre of Hamburg. It may be a bit on the poky side, but it's oh-so-charming. When her boyfriend Kai informs her they'll be moving to a detached house in the suburbs without having bothered to consult her, Charlotte sees red. She ...


Fairy Fat

Jill (whose real name is Gundula) is a forty-something woman struggling to kick-start a career as a comedian in Berlin. Her new agent takes her to Cologne, where she sniffs out the chance of a lifetime-but her new show needs to go with a bang! For the time being she moves in with ...


Midhusbandry

Nils, 27, lives for his drum kit and his rock band, getting by as a hearing-aid dispenser's assistant while he waits for his big break. In the meantime, his relationship is in a state of crisis. Charlotte loves her job as a midwife, her chipmunk Maya-and of course Nils-but ...


Unsettled, with Squally Westerlies

48-year-old Katharina has enjoyed a successful career in a Bremen research office for many years. But she has mixed feelings when she receives a commission from a best-selling Dutch author asking for information about long-established families on Sylt. She grew up on the windy North-Sea-island ...