Berlin Syndrome

Berlin Syndrome

A FILM BY: Cate Shortland
WRITTEN BY: Shaun Grant (screenplay), Melanie Joosten (novel)
STARRING: Teresa Palmer, Max Riemelt, Lucie Aron

Presented as part of THE CHICAGO CRITICS FILM FESTIVAL

While holidaying in Berlin, Australian photographer, Clare, meets Andi, a charismatic local man and there is an instant attraction between them. A night of passion ensues. But what initially appears to be the start of a romance, takes an unexpected and sinister turn when Clare wakes the following morning to discover Andi has left for work and locked her in his apartment. An easy mistake to make, of course, except Andi has no intention of letting her go again. Ever.

Technical Information

Production Year: 2017
Country of Origin: Austria
Language: English
Run Time: 116 mins
Format: DCP