Original title: Berlin Syndrome Director: Cate Shortland Screenplay: Cate Shortland, Shaun Grant Director of Photography: Germain McMicking Producer: Polly Staniford Editor: Jack Hutchings Music: Bryony Marks Country: Australia Year of production: 2017 Length (min): 116 Language: English, German Subtitles: Czech, English Sales: Park Circus Section: Central Park
Clare is an Australian photographer enjoying a passionate affair on her vacation in Berlin. Attentive at first, Andi isn't who he pretends to be. When Clare wakes up alone one morning, locked up in a stranger's flat, she must stand up to an obsessed man with a clear goal. Focusing on the relationship between a kidnapper and a hostage in present-day Berlin, the mystery drama with horror elements was directed by Australian Cate Shortland.