Marie accidentally discovers that her husband and the father of her two children is leading a double life. He has two of everything: two wives, two homes and two families. As soon as night falls, Marie leaves her home and secretly follows her husband to a masked ball. She is looking for consolation, for explanations. After daybreak, she will know whether she can face this new reality and return to her children… —german-films.de
Nicolette Krebitz (born September 2, 1971 in Berlin, Germany) is a director, actress, model and singer. She is often credited as “Coco” in her creative works.
Nicolette Krebitz made her film debut at age eleven. Later, she hosted television and radio shows for children and attended the Ballett-Centre Berlin and the Fritz-Kirchhoff acting school, also in Berlin.
Krebitz has appeared in over 30 movies, but she is known best for her role in the German-language films Bandits (1997) and Der Tunnel (2001). She also appeared in the English-language film All the Queen’s Men (2001). She wrote and directed the 2001 movie Jeans and 2007’s Das Herz ist ein dunkler Wald.
She is the model on the cover of New Order’s 2001 album Get Ready and its associated singles. Her image is also on the cover and in the sleeve of Terranova’s 1999 album Close the Door. She contributed vocals to the Bandits soundtrack and to the Terranova tracks Just Enough, Plastic Stress and Never. —wikipedia… read more
'Das Herz ist ein dunkler Wald' is a modern German retelling of 'Medea' that destroys the comfortable suburbian life of its protagonist with a surgical precision and some very sarcastic humor. Read my full review: http://www.brnrd.net/blog/archive/2008/02/07/iffr-das-herz-ist-ein-dunkler-wald