From the director: A young woman returns to her hometown for a job, bringing her girlfriend with her. After a decade of silence, her father tries to reconnect - but instead of acceptance, he brings news of a terminal illness.
Jay is a writer, filmmaker, and fan who filmed her directorial debut "Acceptance/Akzeptanz" in her hometown in Bavaria. Jay has been writing for over a decade and found her way to filmmaking via theatre: she was creative director of her secondary school’s Drama Workshop and gained valuable directing experience at three German theatre groups. Jay also wrote for the local chapter of the Mittelbayerische Newspaper before moving to Berlin to study film and anthropology.