by Caroline Link
The tense relationship between seventeen-year-old Ben and his father Heinrich, an internationally acclaimed stage director. During school holidays, Ben visits Heinrich, who is in Marrakesh with a play at an international theater festival. They travel through vast and spectacular landscapes. Ben, who has not seen his father for a very long time, has a falling out with him but falls in love with Karina, a Moroccan girl. He disappears from their hotel room and accompanies her to a remote village in the Atlas Mountains. After not hearing from Ben, Heinrich decides to search for him. Reunited, Ben and Heinrich set out on a journey through Marrakesh and end up in a life-threatening situation that may be their very last chance to connect as father and son...