Directed by
Barbara Albert

Writer(s)

Meike Hauck
Barbara Albert

With

Mala Emde
Max von der Groeben
Thomas Prenn

Technical data

Year: 2022
Language: German, French
Country: Germany, Switzerland, Luxembourg
Duration: 120
Producers: Oliver Schündler, Boris Ausserer (Lucky Bird Pictures)
Anne Wasler (C-Films AG)
Nicolas Steil, Katarzyna Ozga (Iris Productions)
Distribution: The Match Factory (Int)

Synopsis

Why does a woman abandon her little boy in a train station at the end of the war in 1945? Of Jewish origins, Helene experiences her transition to adulthood, as well as love, in the Berlin of the Roaring Twenties. The twists of fate and a marriage of convenience will gradually deprive her of there own identity.

The film adaptation of Julia Franck's bestseller.