You Are Not Alone

(Du bist nicht allein)

Germany, 2007, 92 min, color
In German; English subtitles
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They all live in the concrete jungle and tristesse of Berlin’s Marzahn district: the decorator Hans Moll (Axel Prahl) and his wife (Katharina Thalbach), the television announcer Ms. Wellinek (Karoline Eichhorn) and her ex (Herbert Knaup), and the Russian Yevgenia (Katerina Medvedeva). And they all have one thing in common: they must risk beginning their lives anew, or become lost.


This tragicomedy is the director’s first theatrical release. 

Press comments

"As in many of his previous works, director Böhlich … pays particular attention to psychological precision, as well as vivid images, expressions and gestures." –German Film Quarterly


"The way in which Bernd Böhlich takes measure of society in his first cinema film attests to his sensitivity and subtle wit." –Der Spiegel


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