Shortly before her seventh wedding anniversary, a heart surgeon doubts her ability to keep up with the double burden of career and home. Although the couple lives a comfortable life, they are searching for a different kind of happiness in their marriage.
After an absence of ten years, Severino returns home to the Manzenero tribe, who live on the edge of the Argentinian Andes, only to find a host of problems in his village. His father, who was on the trail of a gang of white cattle-stealing bandits, has been recently found dead.
Stefan wants to make the most of the ten days left before his military service begins, so he decides to take risks, speak his mind, and mostly importantly of all, sort out his relationships with the opposite sex.
In this puppet animated film, all of the children on Earth would like a "beeping sputnik" for Christmas, but Santa's team up in space are worried because none of them know what a sputnik is.
A young doctor who specializes in family planning speaks with five East German women working at the Treffmodelle textile plant in Berlin. Of all different ages, positions and social backgrounds, they discuss birth control, children’s education and women's emancipation.
In his old neighborhood in West Berlin, 13-year-old Kalle (Gerhard Kuhn) had commanded respect as the “sheriff” of the Teddy Gang. After his family moves to East Berlin, he has trouble fitting in with his new classmates, especially his deskmate and rival Andreas.
The Ministry for State Security (MfS) was from its founding in 1950 the central instrument of domination, the "shield and sword of the Party" for defense against external and internal enemies. The Stasi, the political secret police, conducted surveillance and investigated punishable activity.
To what extent can the working people of the GDR apply their creativity and develop their personalities? This film tries to answer this question using the example of the Warnemünde shipyard on the country's northern coast.
In the spring of 1990, people gathered in the square in front of the Leipzig Opera House and called for the future, shouting "Helmut, Helmut..."
Only three years later, it seems the city's dreams may have "short-circuited."
A story about an encounter between a young Turkish guest worker living in West Berlin and an East Berlin girl, a few days after the Wall is opened.