Imagine people of a small, almost vanished (east) German town realize that their power and strengths are too small to get connections to market economy, modernity and growth. Help from the outside is not expected. Imagine a cameraman comes to such town with the instruction to document the decline. Imagine the cameraman loses his way in this fading town and makes a strange discovery: The signature of the future.
A Father's Music
The famous Berlin conductor Otmar Suitner had two families, one in the east, one in the west of the divided city. Sixteen years after the fall of the Wall, the music has disappeared from his life. This film is the son's journey to the father, discovering his art and exploring the hidden sides of their family story.