Everyday life in the global reproduction work: Nadja is a housekeeper with a wealthy family in Greece, by the way, she cares lovingly around the children. It is treated as part of the family and feels like one. Then comes the fate: At Nadja a serious illness is diagnosed and in addition the economic crisis melts the wealth of the family. The master of the house Stefanos gets into financial hardship – and finally dismisses Nadja. In social coldness, she can not be aware of her precarious situation, but the social class differences step by step to the surface: up or down, at home or alien, with or without health insurance, so are the present contrast pairs. But Nadia does not want to lose the emotional attachment to the family, in which she has spent so much time …
After years, Emilie (26) meets her brother Jakob (22). With him she shares not only the loss of the parents, but also a secret … On Emily’s wish, the jointly-inherited holiday home is to be sold in the Swiss Alps. The young entrepreneur is dependent on the money as opposed to skateboard professional Jakob.
The business of her parents, which she took with her friend Andreas (29), is highly indebted. Emilie deliberately tries to distance herself from emotions, which have been successfully displaced over the years. But Jacob’s direct and unrulled nature is increasingly shaking her cool façade.
The vastness and unspoilt nature of the mountain landscape offers the two an unfamiliar freedom. But the more Emilie represses reality, the more Jacob wants a decision about their common future. The rational relationship with Andreas and the deep affection for Jakob are inevitably opposed. But can the two siblings really live a love that must remain invisible?
The secret tip of the Hamburg Filmfestival 2015 finally on DVD! A great satirical comedy with the crème de la crème of German cinema: Robert Stadlober (Crazy, Krabat), Paula Kalenberg (Systemfehler, Die Wolke) as well as collapsing newbuilding singer Blixa Bargeld & Tocotronic singer Dirk von Lowtzow!
We write the year 2020. Every day billions of people are victims of the digital, media, narcissistic, hedonistic, career-oriented and consumer-oriented stimulus overload and suggestion by the establishment. In an unexplained way, hundreds of millions of citizens of the first world are epidemic of “anhedonia”, the inability to feel joy, pleasure and satisfaction. Two exemplary victories of these unspeakable circumstances are the unequal but nevertheless inseparable aristocrat sonny Franz (Robert Stadlober) and Fritz Freudenthal (Wieland Schönfelder). They are completely cleansed and tormented by their miserable, lustless, and fun-free existence, until they become aware of the new, unique stimulus therapy of the world-famous and trendy psychotherapist Prof. Dr. Immanuel Young (Dirk von Lowtzow) and the solution See all their problems …
“Anachronistic and ironic, wild, beautiful, silly: Anhedonia. Narcissism as narcosis” is pleasantly strange art cinema. “(Taz)
“Probably already the most accomplished comedy of the year” (NDR DAS!)
“… the occupation is prominent, the language is cynical, and the approach is highly philosophical. The best thing is to constantly giggle.” (Musikexpress)
“…. the two boys are jumping through a fin-de-sie.cle world, which is directed by the director and Patrick Siegfried Zimmer as a Teutonic Wes Anderson.” (The world)