This is the International Trailer of pitch black comedy "TOILETS - The truth behind closed doors in Germany" by Sören Hüper and Christian Prettin (Copyright: leitmotiv film & Honnom Film. All rights reserved).
The Film will be released as TOILET STORIES in Germany by Dualfilm Verleih and will hit the german theatre screens in August 2015.
While in this day and age germany´s economic and social stability inspires awe and admiration throughout the world, TOILETS is looking behind the scenes of success and therefor betakes to the place where everybody has to come clean and face the truth. With five delicate stories taking place on five different toilets, this pitch black comedy relentlessly illuminates some dark corners of today´s german society, thereby revealing a colorful potpourri of human perfidy.
Young and talented LONI NORDAHL (25) is one of the German swim team’s great hopes – until an unannounced doping check threatens to ruin all of her medal hopes. Will Dr. Dietrich succeed in rescuing Loni’s career and the gold medal for Germany in the training center toilet?
MARTIN ROLFES (36) is haunted by a customer while spending his lunch break in the hardware store’s staff restroom. MR. JANSEN (78) asks Martin if he can make a confession, little by little dragging the friendly garden department employee into a moral dilemma.
MS. SCHOHUSEN (78), whose spouse recently suffered a serious stroke, consults MR. TAPKEN (52), a sanitary retail storeowner, about a toilet seat raiser. The unscrupulous businessman soon realizes how he can glean profit from the older couple’s suffering. Will Mr. Tapken modernize Schohusen’s bathroom – and for whose good?
PATRICIA and CHARLOTTE (both in their mid-30s) meet accidentally in a 5-star hotel restroom during a charity auction. Charlotte has recently fallen in love, as the nouveau riche Patricia finds out. And so Patricia freely chats about her one-night stand with Charlotte’s new boyfriend – although she just accepted the marriage proposal from her long-term partner. They finally get to the bottom of their relationship when Patricia asks Charlotte to be her maid of honor.
And finally MANFRED KASUNKE (65) is brutally attacked by two juveniles in a shabby subway station toilet – but the adolescents have chosen the wrong victim this time. The older gentleman turns out to be a French Foreign Legion veteran with a very special fetish…
This five intertwined episodes are staged in the manner of an intimate play, occasionally testing the audience’s moral judgment.