the movie is about Lara on her 60th birthday. and takes place over the course of one long day, and follows Lara as she travels around Berlin and meets various people, leading up to an evening in which her son planned a concert. Her son is a pianist, and so is she, but after raising him to be great, she gave up her own pursuit. But that's subtly hidden .
Corinna Harfouch plays a woman extremely unhappy about her life at this point. She doesn't seem to care much about anyone or anything anymore.