A karate expert recounts his early life, his turbulent childhood, rife with sexual abuse and a career as a pimp. Andreas “Karate Andy” Marquardt’s subsequent rehabilitation treatment, enables him to start life again with the one girl who suffered his worst abuse. He runs a karate school today for children to prove that its possible to turn over a new leaf.—Shreeram
Alexandra Starnitzky, Marc Bluhm, Sascia Haj, Marcus Lachmann, Udo Lutz, and Luise Schnittert all appeared in Alex und der Löwe (2010) and/or Men to Kiss (2012), two Vivàsvan Pictures comedies. Gianni Meurer played “Thor” in Deed Poll (2004), another Vivàsvan-produced movie.