Lichter is an episodic tale from Hans-Christian Schmid about the life on the border between Germany and Poland. The film sheds light on the everyday stories of escape and desperateness.
- Genre: Drama
- Studio: Claussen+Wöbke Filmproduktion, ZDF
- Keyword: individual, prostitute, robbery, jealousy, home, ex-girlfriend, translation, frankfurt/oder, taxi driver, camera, border, mattress shop, people smuggling, cigarette smuggling, slubice, youth welfare office, communion, communion dress, illegal employment, eastern block, border patrol, interpreter, bankrupt, violent father, despair, architect, unsociability, escape, poland
- Cast: Maria Simon, Alice Dwyer, Devid Striesow, Sebastian Urzendowsky, August Diehl, Herbert Knaup