Inspired by true events, COLONIA tells the story of Lena (Emma Watson) and Daniel (Daniel Bruhl), a young couple, who become entangled in a military coup. Daniel is abducted by secret police and Lena tracks him to a sealed off area in the South of the country, called Colonia Dignidad. The Colonia presents itself as a charitable mission run by lay preacher Paul Schäfer but, in fact, is a place nobody ever escaped from. Lena decides to join the cult in order to find Daniel.
COLONIA is a marriage of a political thriller and an unforgettable love story.