When We Leave

Umay is a young woman of Turkish descent, fighting for an independent and self-determined life in Germany against the resistance of her family. Her struggle initiates a dynamic, which results in a life-threatening situation.

Suck Me Shakespeer

Streetwise hustler Zeki gets out of prison to discover a school has been built on the site where he hid his loot. So he decides to pass himself off as a substitute teacher, but soon he runs across dedicated
trainee teacher Lisi. When she realizes he doesn`t take his job very seriously, she makes sure he gets the problem class assigned that every teacher at the school fears. Using unorthodox but highly effective teaching methods, Zeki manages to get the troublemakers back in line, and then faces the choice of whether to straighten up and fly right himself. It may be his last shot at a respectable life – and the love of his life. [Synopsis courtesy of Berlinale]