He wants to be a good worker, a great husband, a caring father, an artist, a clown, a politician - he is everything at the same time. Gerhard Gundermann is hero and anti-hero, a constant contradiction, a glittering figure typical of the former East-Germany - and again not. People like him are everywhere. And they offend everywhere.
Awards - Tromso IFF (FIPRESCI Prize), German Film Awards (Film Award in Gold for Outstanding Feature Film, Best Direction, Best Screenplay), Bavarian Film Awards (Bavarian Film Award for Best Actor)
Nominations - Tromso IFF (Aurora Award), German Film Awards (Film Award in Gold for Best Cinematography, Best Editing)