Synopsis by Gönül Dönmez-Colin
Mimmi is a 19-year-old who is about to take her final exams. She is a quiet girl and somewhat passive, who lives with her mother in an apartment on the edge of the town. During a school trip to France, she sleeps with a man. When she discovers that she is pregnant, she runs to Paris to look for the baby's father. Soon she is lost in the big city with no money and nowhere to go. Platze in Stadten is a psychological drama by a young female director who has a sensitive eye for the issues of women. Screened as part of the New German Films program of the 49th International Berlin Film Festival, 1999.