Dreileben - One Minute of Darkness (Dreileben - Eine Minute Dunkel)

 

Year: 2011
Country: GERMANY
Run Time: 90 minutes

In ONE MINUTE OF DARKNESS, we finally meet Molesch, the troubled subject of the DREILEBEN manhunt. We find him first in police custody, under escort to the hospital where his mother has just died. Distraught and deranged, he escapes after temporarily being left alone. Returning to the house where they lived unhappily together, Molesch keeps up a dialogue between his dead mother and himself. Next he lurches into the deep Thuringian forest, site of scary woodland fairy tales and a center of medieval witch burning, as we learn from a guide leading tourists near Molesch's hiding place. A runaway young girl befriends him and they coexist peacefully for a time. Meanwhile, a detective is trying to track Molesch by getting inside his head, anticipating where he might go. Is Molesch a disturbed innocent, driven like Frankenstein to evil deeds, or is he a deliberately vicious sex killer? This visually arresting film brings DREILEBEN to a chilling climax. (In German with subtitles) –B.B.

CIFF Screenings

Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 9:30 PM

Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 9:50 PM

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Director
Christoph Hochhäusler

Producer
Nicolas Duval-Adassovsky, Laurent Zeitoun, Yann Zenou

Screenplay
Olivier Nakache, Éric Toledano

Cinematography
Mathieu Vadepied

Editing
Dorian Rigal-Ansous

Principal Cast
François Cluzet, Omar Sy

Director Bio
Christoph Hochhäusler was born in Munich in 1972. Two of his films have screened at the Cannes Film Festival.

Select Filmography
"This Very Moment" (2003), "I Am Guilty" (2005), "The City Below" (2010), ONE MINUTE OF DARKNESS (2011)

Print Source

Global Screen GmbH
Gisela Wiltschek
Sonnenstraße 21
München 80331
Germany

Phone: +49 89 24412
Fax: +49 89 24412
Email: info@globalscreen.de
http://www.globalscreen.de

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