Tom Tykwer offers us a visually stunning window into the mid of a serial killer.
Young Ayten is a member of a Turkish communist group, forcing her to flee to Germany where she takes up with Lotte, a college professor.
How the girl in question feels about it is, rather cruelly, left unexplored.
This is cherry-popping as an act of unthinking existential desperation, a way for the unloved Telly to leave his mark on the world.
The whole film is one long staged sexual scene after the other.