German films about lesbians

The list of the best German films about lesbians, selected by visitors of our site: Monster, Atomic Blonde, With Every Heartbeat, The Girl in the Spider's Web, Replace, BloodRayne: The Third Reich, Female Perversions, Blue Is the Warmest Color, The Amateurs, Girl, Interrupted.

In the top there are new films of 2022, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

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Markimdb: 7.3
Genrethriller, drama, crime, biography
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration01:49
CharactersLesbians, Gay, Serial killers, Killers, Lawyers
PlotOn real events, Revenge
PlaceCourt
StyleDepressive

Aileen Wuornos is an emotionally scarred highway hooker who shoots a sadistic trick who rapes her and ultimately becomes America's first female serial killer.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genreaction, thriller
CountryUSA, Germany, Sweden, Hungary
Duration02:32
CharactersDogs, Lesbians, CIA, Spy, Scouts
PlotOn real events, Survival, Passion, Fight, Seduction
PlaceRussia, USSR, Caucasus, Germany, Berlin
Time19th century, Cold War
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Atmospheric, Tense, Good music

An undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genremelodrama, drama
CountrySweden, Denmark, Germany
Duration01:43
CharactersLesbians, Strong women
PlaceSweden
StyleRomantic, Soulful, Touching, Serious

Mia (Ruth Vega Fernandez) and Frida (Liv Mjönes), both in their thirties, meet each other for the first time at their parents' engagement party. Mia's father, Lasse (Krister Henriksson), is about to get married to Frida's mother, Elizabeth (Lena Endre), which will make Mia and Frida stepsisters. Lasse's daughter, Mia, has not visited her father in years and arrives with her boyfriend, Tim (Joakim Nätterqvist), with whom she is about to get married. As Mia and Frida get to know one another, strong emotions begin to stir between them. Their relationship will turn everything upside down for everyone close to them with dramatic consequences.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Germany, Sweden
Duration01:55
CharactersLesbians, Hackers, Snipers, Spy, Terrorists
PlotMartial Arts, Motorcycles, Investigation, Technology, Pads
PlaceCasino, Sweden
StyleUnexpected ending, Action, Twisted plot, By books, Fascinating

In Stockholm, Sweden, hacker Lisbeth Salander is hired by Frans Balder, a computer engineer, to retrieve a program that he believes it is too dangerous to exist.

Markimdb: 4.8
Genrefantastic, thriller
CountryGermany, Canada
Duration01:36
CharactersTeens, Lesbians, Doctors
PlotTechnology
PlaceUSA
StyleFascinating, Tense

Kira's skin starts to age rapidly, dry out and crumble away. But then she discovers that she can replace her own skin with somebody else's.

Markimdb: 3
Genrehorror, action, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration01:16
CharactersZombie, Vampire, Superhero, Lesbians, Heroes
PlotKung Fu, Martial Arts, Cars, Supernatural
TimeWorld War II
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Heavy, Serious, For men

Rayne fights against the Nazis in Europe during World War II, encountering Ekart Brand, a Nazi leader whose target is to inject Adolf Hitler with Rayne's blood in an attempt to transform him into a dhampir and attain immortality.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genrethriller, fantasy, drama
CountryGermany, USA
Duration01:59
CharactersLesbians, Lawyers, Judge
PlotDreams
StyleSoulful, Serious

An ambitious female attorney wallows in excess and meaningless sex with both male and female partners, while dealing with her personal life problems including helping her kleptomaniac sister.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryFrance, Belgium, Spain
Duration02:59
CharactersTeens, Lesbians
PlotFirst love
PlaceFrance
StyleExplicit scenes

Adèle's life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire, to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. In front of others, Adele grows, seeks herself, loses herself, finds herself.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration01:36
CharactersLesbians, Gay, Friends
PlotLove, Basketball, Passion, Friendship
PlaceRussia, Small cities
StyleLight, Fascinating, Tense, Fancy, Touching

Sex sells in America and these guys know it. The Amateurs follows a small town band of loveable losers who hit upon an idea that can make their dreams and fantasies come true. Thinking they've found the road to riches and fame they decide to make the world's most innocent adult film. Everyman's fantasy turns into a hilarious misadventure when they find they're in way over their heads.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genredrama, biography
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration02:07
CharactersTeens, Lesbians, Doctors, Friends, Losers
PlotOn real events, Friendship, Mental disorders
StylePsychological problems, Fascinating, Gloomy, Serious

Set in the changing world of the late 1960s, Susanna Kaysen's prescribed "short rest" from a psychiatrist she had met only once becomes a strange, unknown journey into Alice's Wonderland, where she struggles with the thin line between normal and crazy. Susanna soon realizes how hard it is to get out once she has been committed, and she ultimately has to choose between the world of people who belong inside or the difficult world of reality outside.

Markimdb: 3.1
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryGermany, Austria
Duration01:30
CharactersLesbians

Follow the owners of the infamous "Maison de la petite mort" during their daily work. After the shocking events in part one, you'll never guess what the new owner Monsieur Matheo Maximè is up to. Torturing for money at it's very - worst.

Markimdb: 7.9
Genremelodrama, drama, crime
CountryGermany
Duration02:32
CharactersLesbians, Lovers, Pianists
PlaceTrains, London, Germany, Casino
Time19th century
StyleTwisted plot, Depressive, Serious

Lulu is a young woman so beautiful and alluring that few can resist her siren charms. The men drawn into her web include respectable newspaper publisher Dr. Ludwig Schön, his musical producer son Alwa, circus performer Rodrigo Quast and Lulu's seedy old friend, Schigolch. When Lulu's charms inevitably lead to tragedy, the downward spiral encompasses them all.

Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryIndia, Germany
CharactersLesbians, Photographers, Friends, Artists
PlotDancing, Travel, Revenge, Friendship, Weapon
PlaceBeach, India
TimeNight
StyleLight, Soulful, Fascinating

Frieda, a fashioncommercial photographer trying to find her own art, gathers her closest girlfriends from all over India to travel to Goa for a surprise announcement: she’s getting married! Thus begins an impromptu bachelorette celebration that lasts for a full week. A riotous roller-coaster ride of girl bonding; friendships, break ups, make ups, fuck ups, passion, devastation, hesitation, terrorization and self realization. Amidst the fun and frenzy, heartbreak and heartache, passion and obsession, youth and innocence, secrets tumble out, tensions emerge, bonds are formed and emotions run high. Soon events will take a more serious turn, but for the moment these women are determined to seize the day.

Markimdb: 7
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryGermany
Duration01:34
CharactersLesbians, Gay, Friends, Nurses
PlotDancing, Passion, Mystery
PlaceParty, Germany
StyleSoulful, Touching, Serious

Lukas, 20, is a prisoner in his own body. As a pre-op transgendered person, he is constantly finding himself trapped in uncomfortable, compromising positions. His best friend, Ine introduces him to the gay scene in Cologne where he meets the confident and gorgeous, Fabio. The two develop a romantic relationship that tests the boundaries of love. ROMEOS forgoes stereotypes and conventions to offer an honest and humorous examination of the most basic of human conditions: friendship, sex, and love.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrethriller, drama, crime, biography
CountryNew Zealand, Germany
Duration01:48
CharactersLesbians, Students, Friends
PlotLove, On real events, Obsession, Friendship, Tennis
StyleAction, Serious

Wealthy and precocious teenager Juliet transfers from England to New Zealand with her family, and soon befriends the quiet, brooding Pauline through their shared love of fantasy and literature. When their parents begin to suspect that their increasingly intense and obsessive bond is becoming unhealthy, the girls hatch a dark plan for those who threaten to keep them apart.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrefantasy, melodrama
CountryBrazil, France, Germany
CharactersLesbians, Werewolf, Cats
PlotDancing, Weapon, Birthday
PlaceSchool
StylePsychological problems, Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing

Clara, a lonely nurse from the outskirts of São Paulo, is hired by mysterious and wealthy Ana as the nanny for her unborn child. The two women develop a strong bond, but a fateful night changes their plans.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genredrama
CountryFrance, Germany, Belgium
CharactersLesbians, Lawyers, Nuns, Priests
PlotReligious
PlaceFrance
Time18th century
StyleSoulful, By books, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Serious

Suzanne Simonin describes her life of suffering in letters. As a young woman she is sent to a convent against her will. Since her parents cannot afford the dowry required for a marriage befitting her rank they decide she must instead become a nun. Although a kind and understanding Mother Superior helps her to learn the convent’s daily routine, Suzanne’s desire for freedom remains unabated. When the Mother Superior dies, Suzanne finds herself faced with reprisals, humiliation and harassment at the hands of the new Abbess and the other Sisters. For many years, Suzanne is subjected to bigotry and religious fanaticism. (Berlinale.de)

Markimdb: 6.9
Genremelodrama, drama, history
CountryGermany
Duration01:43
CharactersLesbians, Spy
PlotOn real events, Friendship, Political
PlaceVietnam, France, Germany, Asia
TimeCold War
StyleAction, Fascinating, Serious, Disturbing

Rita Vogt is a radical West German terrorist who abandons the revolution and settles in East Germany with a new identity provided by the East German secret service. She lives in constant fear of having her cover blown, which unavoidably happens after the German re-unification.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CountryGermany, Luxembourg
CharactersLesbians, Scientists
PlotSurvival, Apocalypse, Environmental disasters
PlaceSpace
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StyleWomens in main roles

In the not-too-distant future: after a global catastrophe has wiped out nearly all of humanity on Earth, an elite astronaut from Space Colony Kepler must make a decision that will seal the fate of the people on both planets.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Germany
Duration01:34
CharactersLesbians, Models, Terminally ill
PlotRivalry

The annual British Hairdressing Championship comes to Keighley, a town where Phil and son Brian run a barbershop and Phil's ex-wife Shelly and her lover Sandra run a beauty salon.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genremelodrama, drama, biography, history
CountryFinland, Canada, Germany, Sweden
Duration02:24
CharactersLesbians, Gay
PlotOn real events, Passion, Death, Religious
PlaceSweden
StyleFascinating, Serious

A portrait of the brilliant, extravagant Kristina of Sweden, queen from age six, who fights the conservative forces that are against her ideas to modernize Sweden and who have no tolerance for her awakening sexuality.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama
CountryFrance, Germany, Luxembourg
Duration02:04
CharactersLesbians, Actors
PlotObsession, Loneliness, Divorce
PlaceMountains
StylePsychological problems, Atmospheric, Smart, Makes me think, Serious

A veteran actress comes face-to-face with an uncomfortable reflection of herself when she agrees to take part in a revival of the play that launched her career 20 years earlier.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryIceland, Denmark, France, Norway, Germany
Duration01:28
CharactersLesbians
PlotLove triangle
TimeNew Year
StyleTwisted plot, Soulful, Smart, Fancy

Thirty-year-old Hlynur still lives with his mother and spends his days drinking, watching porn and surfing the net while living off unemployment checks. A girl is interested in him, but he stands back from commitment. His mother's Spanish flamenco teacher, Lola, moves in with them for Christmas. On New Year's Eve, while his mother is away, Hlynur finds out Lola is a lesbian, but also ends up having sex with her. He soon finds out he and his mother are sharing more than a house. Eventually he must find out where he fits into the puzzle, and how to live life less selfishly.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, Germany, USA
Duration01:31
CharactersLesbians
PlotLife, Family life, Funeral
StyleSmart

A black comedy that follows three generations of a family, who come together for the funeral of the patriarch - unveiling a litany of family secrets and covert relationships.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genremelodrama, drama, biography
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration01:58
CharactersLesbians, Scientists, Students
PlaceCollege
StyleSoulful, Makes me think, Intellectual, Serious

Kinsey is a portrait of researcher Alfred Kinsey, driven to uncover the most private secrets of a nation. What begins for Kinsey as a scientific endeavor soon takes on an intensely personal relevance, ultimately becoming an unexpected journey into the mystery of human behavior.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryGermany
Duration01:41
CharactersTeens, Lesbians, Friends
PlotFriendship, First love, Political
PlaceSchool, Germany
StyleUnexpected ending, To cry, Smart

A group of kids grow up on the short, wrong (east) side of the Sonnenallee in Berlin, right next to one of the few border crossings between East and West reserved for German citizens. The antics of these kids, their families, of the "West German" friends and relatives who come to visit, and of the East German border guards, all serve to illustrate the absurdity of everyday life on the Sonnenallee, and therefore throughout the former East Germany.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrecomedy, drama, music
CountryUnited Kingdom, France, Germany
Duration02:09
CharactersLesbians, Musicians, Hippies, Friends
PlotMusic, Friendship, Radio, Uprising
PlaceShips, Ocean
StyleLight, To cry, Fancy

The Boat that Rocked is an ensemble comedy, where the romance is between the young people of the 60s, and pop music. It's about a band of DJs that captivate Britain, playing the music that defines a generation and standing up to a government that wanted control of popular culture via the British Broadcasting Corporation. Loosely based on the events in Britain in the 60's when the Labour government of Harold Wilson, wanted to bring the pirate stations under control, enough to see the passage of the Marine Broadcasting Offences Act on 15 August 1967

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountrySweden, Denmark, Germany, Norway
Duration02:27
CharactersLesbians, Hackers, Strong women, Journalists, Lawyers
PlotInvestigation, False accusations
PlaceCourt, Hospitals, Sweden
StyleAction, Twisted plot, By books, Serious, Disturbing

After taking a bullet to the head, Salander is under close supervision in a hospital and is set to face trial for attempted murder on her eventual release. With the help of journalist Mikael Blomkvist and his researchers at Millennium magazine, Salander must prove her innocence. In doing this she plays against powerful enemies and her own past.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryKenya, South Africa, Germany, Netherlands, France, Norway, Lebanon, United Kingdom
CharactersLesbians, Nurses
PlotDancing, Soccer, Political, Elections
StyleSoulful, Fascinating, Touching

Kena and Ziki long for something more. Despite the political rivalry between their families, the girls resist and remain close friends, supporting each other to pursue their dreams in a conservative society. When love blossoms between them, the two girls will be forced to choose between happiness and safety.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genredocumentary, history
CountryFrance, United Kingdom, Germany, USA
Duration01:42
CharactersLesbians, Gay
StyleSmart, Makes me think, Serious

This documentary highlights the historical contexts that gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender individuals have occupied in cinema history, and shows the evolution of the entertainment industry's role in shaping perceptions of LGBT figures. The issues addressed include secrecy – which initially defined homosexuality – as well as the demonization of the homosexual community with the advent of AIDS, and finally the shift toward acceptance and positivity in the modern era.





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