BLISS - NewFest


Two sex workers fall in love while working at a Berlin brothel in a candid drama of unparalleled intensity


New York State Premiere.

Two sex workers bond while working at a Berlin brothel in director Henrika Kull’s perceptive character study. Wielding vastly different temperaments, Sascha and new-hire Maria navigate the economic pressures of the job and their growing affection for one another.

Brimming with refreshing candor, BLISS offers a sober depiction of sex work to unravel a drama of unparalleled intensity.

This film will be followed by a Q&A with Director Henrika Kull

Cast: Katharina Behrens, Adam Hoya

Presented in partnership with the German Film Office, an initiative of the Goethe-Institut and German Films


Henrika Kull