The 2015 German Film Festival is showcasing again a huge selection of German Films from 14-31 May featuring one Swiss Film ‘Der Kreis’ – the Circle. Purchase tickets to ‘the Circle’. Zürich in the mid 50‘s: The young shy teacher Ernst Ostertag becomes a member of the gay organisation DER KREIS. There he gets to know the transvestite star Röbi Rapp. They fall head over heels in love. Röbi and Ernst live through the high point and the eventual decline of the organization, which in the whole of Europe is seen as the pioneer of gay emancipation. Ernst finds himself torn between his bourgeois existence and his commitment to homosexuality, for Röbi it is about his first serious love relationship. A relationship which will last a lifetime.