You have the following 0 movies on your watchlist


Original title: Albträumer
German title: Albträumer
93 min
General - , -
from 15 years
2021 | Chemnitz Festival Premiere
Direction: Philipp Klinger


2021 | German Focus

Additional Information

When Rebekka comes to rest, she catches sight of Dennis in her sleep. He haunts her in her nightmares. Dennis was Rebekka's brother and took his own life two years ago. On the day of his death, Rebekka and her parents commemorate him at his grave. Vincent, Dennis' best friend at the time, suddenly appears and disturbs the mourners. His appearance opens up old wounds. Rebekka’s parents and the rest of the village community agree: Vincent is abnormal, and he is to blame for Dennis’ suicide. Although Rebekka is anything but pleased to see Vincent again, she feels strangely attracted to him and meets him again and again. She wants to understand her brother and find out why he jumped off the bridge. In the process, the two become increasingly closer, much to the displeasure of her parents. They try to keep Vincent away from Rebekka: “It is in our nature to always want to protect you, even from yourself if necessary”. But they do not realise that the façade they are trying so hard to maintain has been crumbling for a long time.

Privacy settings

We use several types of cookies and integrations on this website to provide you with an optimal online experience, to increase the user-friendliness of our portal and to constantly improve our communication with you. You can decide which categories you want to allow and which you do not want to allow (see "Custom settings" for more information).
Name Usage Duration
privacylayerStatus Agreement Cookie hint1 year
fe_typo_userIdentification of the current sessionEnd of session
vote_*Saving the tuning state to a video1 year
Name Usage Duration
_gaGoogle Analytics2 years
_gidGoogle Analytics1 day
_gatGoogle Analytics1 minute
_galiGoogle Analytics30 seconds
Name Usage
youtubeYoutube video embedding
vimeoVimeo video embedding