The State I Am In | 1999
For 15 years now the parents have been leading an underground exsistence. Hiding among the anonymous tourists on the beaches of Portugal. They had broken a taboo: they had conceived a daughter. A girl who has never "swapped clothes with her friends, never skipped classes in school, camped out at lakes, got drunk and broke off with her boyfriend in ice-cream parlours". A girl who is alone. The parents are just about to establish some sort of legal identity for themselves in Brazil, when a slight negligence causes everytingh to fall apart around them. And again they are one the run which brings them back to Germany. Meanwhile, their daughter has fallen in love. A love which whill lead to a tragedy and destroy the family.