An eclectic mix of townsfolk cross paths on Christmas Eve in several interwoven stories of humour and tragedy, forgiveness and hope, birth and death ... From the director of KITCHEN STORIES, FACTOTUM and O'HORTEN.
During a weekend gathering, the seemingly stable fabric of a family comes undone when feelings differ about the mother's unexpected decision to stop her longtime medication for mental illness... From the acclaimed director of STORM, REQUIEM and DISTANT LIGHTS.
When a deeply moral and well-respected art historian steals an invaluable painting from a church, righteous and fanatic Francis records the crime on video to blackmail the perpetrator. The young man is not interested in money but demands that the piece of art be returned to its original place.
Henri Boulanger wants to die, for reasons too personal to be explained here. Since his helpless attempts to end his days go down the drain, he ends up hiring a contract killer to send him to happier rubber-stamping grounds.
Discontentment with the
world takes its toll on the passionate love story
between 60s political activists Bernward Vesper and Gudrun Ensslin.
Based on the emotional true story of an explosive era -- from the spreading
global uprising: "If not us, who; If not now, when?" to rebellious
Andreas Baader's pro-violence cause that rocked