Title: “The Edge of Heaven” (“Auf der anderen Seite”)
Director: Fatih Akin
Producers: Klaus Maeck, Andreas Thiel, Fatih Akin
Cast: Hanna Schygulla, Patrycia Ziolkowska, Nursel Koese, Baki Davrak
Synopsis: The lives of six people intersect while on emotional voyages in Germany and Turkey.
Overseas sales company: The Match Factory
Director: Martin Gypkens
Producer: Andreas Eicher
Cast: August Diehl, Chiara Schoras, Fritzi Haberlandt, Janek Rieke, Stipe Erceg
Synopsis: Episodic tale follows five young people on parallel journeys of personal discovery around the globe as they explore the unknown and discover themselves.
Overseas sales company: Beta Cinema Title: “To the Limit”
Director: Pepe Danquart
Producer: Mirjam Quinte, Erich Lackner, Kirsten Hager
Cast: Thomas Huber, Alexander Huber
Synopsis: Documentary follows the mountain-climbing Huber brothers as they attempt to break the speed-climbing record while scaling El Capitan in Yosemite.
Overseas sales company: Telepool Title: “And Along Come Tourists”
Director: Robert Thalheim
Producer: Britta Knoeller, Hans-Christian Schmid Cast: Alexander Fehling, Piotr Rogucki
Synopsis: An idealistic young German with a heavy sense of historical responsibility for his nation’s past goes to Poland where he does his civil service in Auschwitz and meets a local Holocaust survivor.
Overseas sales company: Bavaria Intl.