With Südwestfunk (SWF) (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Time Masters (1982)
78 min | Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Piel, a 7 or 8 year old boy, is alone on the desert planet Perdide, only survivor of an attack by giant hornets. Calling for help, Piel's father's friend Jaffar keeps contact with the kid ... See full summary »
2. Laurin (1989)
84 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery
Children have been disappearing under mysterious circumstances in a 19th century German village. A young girl soon becomes haunted by disturbing visions of the missing kids.
3. The Adolescent (1979)
PG | 90 min | Drama
The summer of 1939. Marie, at 13, goes with her parents to visit her grandmother in a small town near Avignon. Although rumors of war reach the countryside, it's an idyllic place. Marie's ... See full summary »
60 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi
Commander McLane and the crew of the fast space cruiser Orion patrol Earth's outposts and colonies in space and defend humanity from the alien 'Frogs'.
7. The Deathmaker (1995)
110 min | Crime, Drama
Fritz Haarmann, who has killed at least 27 boys, is questioned by a psychology professor in order to find out whether he is sane and can be held responsible for his crimes. During this ... See full summary »
8. Parole Chicago (1979– )
25 min | Comedy, Crime
Harry and Ede always have brilliant plans to raise money. They want to steal gold from a dental practice, sell pedigree dogs for expensive money, or sell earrings as rare collectibles. Their brilliant plans fail every time.
9. Emma's Bliss (2006)
99 min | Drama, Romance
Max is very ill. He decides to steal in his own company. But when he tries to run away with the money, he has a car accident that takes him to Emma's pigs farm.
12. Little Sharks (1992)
87 min | Comedy, Romance
When dishwasher Ingo, whose girl-friend has just left him, returns a borrowed bar stool to the Folkwang Acting School in Essen, he stumbles into the audition for next year's new students. ... See full summary »
14. Die Sendung mit der Maus (1971– )
30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
A weekly show aimed at the education of children. Short movies explain different things of everyday life, (e.g. how cars work, how movies are made etc.), they are followed by a short sequence of animated clips.
15. Ödipussi (1988)
88 min | Comedy, Romance
Gray-haired furniture retailer Paul Winkelmann still has his dinner cooked and his laundry done by his mother. He spends his evenings playing Scrabble with Mama's friends and discussing the... See full summary »
16. The Burning Snail (1996 TV Movie)
82 min | Drama
The film's action centres on the 14-year-old Peter who lives alone with his mother. Peter, who is currently in the difficult phase of self-discovery, has focused all his longings on his ... See full summary »
17. The Quality of Mercy (1994)
105 min | Drama, War
It is the beginning of 1945 during WW2 in former Austria. 500 Russian prisoners of war who have refused to fight on the side of the Germans against their country were moved to the ... See full summary »
20. Golden Night (1976)
78 min | Drama, Crime
After his family tries to kill him and he has been pronounced dead, Michel returns to vex them. He presents each one with a voodoo doll, warning of their fate.
22. Nach Fünf im Urwald (1995)
99 min | Comedy, Romance
Anna, 17 years old, is happy to throw her first big birthday party without her parents, but some of her guests are so stoned that they leave a big chaos and, even worse, destroy the ... See full summary »
25. Bambule (1970 TV Movie)
90 min | Drama
The film criticizes the authoritarian methods of home education in a girls' home. In the course of the action, there is a revolt against the oppressive structures.
26. Unter dem Eis (2005)
92 min | Drama
Aelrun Goette's critically acclaimed drama deals with a fatal mother-son relationship and the fear of a bitter truth. Jenny's life with her husband and their seven-year old son Tim seems to... See full summary »
28. Allein unter Frauen (1991)
88 min | Comedy
Tom is a perfect macho, whose prejudices are challenged when he loses his job, his apartment and his girlfriend and has to move in into a house with three feminists. Without his knowing the... See full summary »
32. Three Paths to the Lake (1976 TV Movie)
97 min | Drama
Elisabeth, a forty years old woman, visits her old father in the outskirts of Klagenfurt. There, she reflects about her childhood and her romantic life.
34. Die Fallers - Eine Schwarzwaldfamilie (1994– )
30 min | Drama, Family
The family saga, set in the Black Forest region in Germany, centers around the life of Hermann and Johanna Faller and their three grown up children Karl, Bernhard and Kati.
36. Tagesschau (1952– )
15 min | Documentary, News
The Tagesschau is a newscast of the ARD, which, produced by ARD-aktuell and several times a day in the first and as a live stream on tagesschau.de as well as a major issue by 20 clock in ... See full summary »
39. Trouville Beach (1998)
Young Piano teacher Lukas accidentally meets DJ Nathalie, the love of his life. After losing her telephone number, he starts looking for her. Finally, he finds her place and stays with ... See full summary »
40. Tito's Glasses (2014)
94 min | Documentary, History
With the search for her roots her constant companion, actress Adriana Altaras goes on a journey to find a country which no longer exists - and along the way discovers a whole lot more.
41. Flickan vid stenbänken (1989– )
Berta and her two siblings live in a fairly protected world at home in the large upper class house with mother and father in the 1910s Sweden. But then a winter evening, Carolin comes into ... See full summary »
43. Stilles Land (1992)
95 min | Comedy, Drama
A young, naive and enthusiastic theater director named Kai comes to a grim provincial town to put on Beckett's Waiting for Godot. Although the lethargic theater company shows no interest in... See full summary »
44. Unser Mann im Dschungel (1987 TV Movie)
100 min | Adventure, Drama
A German engineer Lutz Kehlmann is to lead a dam project in South America. When he flies over the area of the dam the helicopter crashes and Kehlmann is the only survivor all alone in the jungle.
46. Burning Life (1994)
105 min | Comedy, Crime
Anna and Lisa, two young women, meet by chance in the vestibule of a bank, and decide after that to go on together leaving a successful trail of bank-robberies through Germany.
47. Runaway Island (1984)
Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Australia 1830. Jemma and Jamie McCloud are left behind on their father's farm with their aunt Agatha. Lachlan McCloud sails to England to ask attention from the government to do something ... See full summary »
48. Les alsaciens - ou les deux Mathilde (1996– )
90 min | Drama, History
The history of four generations of a family in Alsace between 1870 and 1953. Over this time, the family and the villagers live through three wars between France and Germany and their ... See full summary »