Meak head clerk Kees Popinga realises at the same time as the police that owner De Koster has stripped his Dutch company clean because of his infatuation with Parisian girl Michelle. After a confrontation between the two men De Koster ends up dead.
A French plastic surgeon decides to commit suicide on discovering he is impotent. At the last minute, he steals a bicycle and decides to ride south, intent on killing himself in Africa at the time of the Millennium. However, things do not go quite according to plan when he is stranded in Spain.
The camera was pointed at right angles across a busy park pathway. On the other side of the path are many trees receding into the distance. About one third of the composition is taken up by sky. Many people move through the picture, both on and off the pathway.
Mark is a homeless addict who lives on the streets of Tehran, stealing from donation boxes and sleeping in parks. He shares such an interesting and attractive account of himself from his past as a drug dealer, husband, father and rich man in the US that we follow his story for one night.
Rosie returns to her home city on the death of her father, a former policeman. His diaries hint at corruption, and she also receives hints and veiled threats which support her suspicions. Rosie puzzles about who he was, and about her early life and relationship to him.