For her first solo directorial effort, German filmmaker Margarethe von Trotta creates a compelling mix of action and social polemic. Tina Engel stars as Christa, a young woman forced into robbing a bank when the funding for the day care center she runs is cut and then flees to Portugal after her lover and accomplice is killed by police. Sylvia Reize, Marius Müller-Westernhagen co-star. 93 min. Soundtrack: German; Subtitles: English. In German with English subtitles.