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THE SQUARE

(orig. THE SQUARE)

  • THE SQUARE

Sweden / Germany / France / Denmark 2017
Language: Danish, English, Swedish
Subtitles: German
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Satire
Director: Ruben Östlund
Cinematographer: Fredrik Wenzel
Script: Ruben Östlund
Editor: Jacob Secher Schulsinger
Cast: Claes Bang, Elisabeth Moss, Dominic West, Terry Notary, Christopher Læssø
Producer: Erik Hemmendorff, Philippe Bober
Production Company: Plattform Produktion, Parisienne, Essential, Coproduction Office
Sound: Andreas Franck
Distributer: Alamode Films
Lenght: 142 Min.
Format: DCP
Color: Farbe
Age Limit: <

Christian is the celebrated curator of a contemporary art museum, a divorced father who drives an expensive hybrid and values the finer things in life. His next project, THE SQUARE, is an installation, which is supposed to motivate passer-bys to act altruistically and at the same time remind them of their role as responsible citizens. But sometimes it is hard to satisfy the high standards: Christian`s reaction to the theft of his mobile phone causes a spiral of unexpected events. The situation escalates when the agency of the museum starts a campaign for THE SQUARE, to which the public reacts disturbingly.

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Screenings

  • 18.10.2017 18:45 C1 saal 2
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