Phillip, a 13-year-old school boy, disappeared without a trace for a week. When he reappears, his mother is confronted with questions that lead to a changed view of her life. Winner of Best Director award at Berlinale.
An Englishman and a German girl sing in the streets of Greece. They are in love, but suddenly he has to return home. 30 years later in Berlin a TV actress leaves her husband. Two couples’ stories intertwin.
End of winter. Two hours at the Paris Orly airport. A young woman falls in love with a stranger on her way home to her husband. A young couple falls apart on their first big journey. A mother and her teenage son are on the way to the funeral of the child’s father. In the crowd, a woman finally dares to read the farewell letter of her lover. In the airport, everybody is busy dealing with his own destiny.
Nadine is obsessed by a memory linked to a haunting tune she can no longer sing ‚Äî until she hears someone else singing and everything falls back into place again. A melancholy observation of two young couples having difficulties trusting one another. They are full of skepticism and searching for a purpose in life.