Written by Thomas Bahmann and directed by Marco Kreuzpaintner; summer storm is a comical Gay-drama film, following a Gay teenage love affair. Rowing teams are set to go on a week-long training before a competition. The all-boys team is elated at the news of an all-girl team joining the training, only for them to cancel at the last day.
A replacement team replaces them ‘Queerschlag’(Queerstrokes) an proud, openly gay team. Interactions with the all-gay boy team brings to surface deep seated feelings in Tobi, who has been closeted and nursing a crush on one of his teammates, Achim. The training turns out to be a time for self-reflection and discovery for some of the team members, more than they bargained for.