16 Jan Liberated Zone (Befreite Zone)
An economically depressed town in eastern Germany finds its collective fortune and libido rejuvenated when Otto, the new president of the town soccer club, negotiates the purchase and arrival of superstar footballer “Blondi.” Otto’s son Micha is in a serious relationship with local beauty Sylvia. While they profess to love each other and dream of their future together, Micha cheats on Sylvia with her best friend, and Sylvia has a secret affair with Blondi! As the championship game approaches, tensions mount to a combustible level, leading to an unexpected climax for all involved. Liberated Zone is truly a story for an open-minded audience whose prejudices once and for all are to be confirmed.