Stopped On Track (Halt Auf Freier Strecke)

Frank and Simone have fulfilled a dream and live with their two children in a row house in the suburbs. They are a happy couple, until the day on which an inoperable brain tumor diagnosed in France. The family is suddenly confronted with death.

The White Ribbon (Das weisse Band)

Strange events happen in a small village in the north of Germany during the years just before World War I, which seem to be ritual punishment. The abused and suppressed children of the villagers seem to be at the heart of this mystery.