Cleveland International Film Festival } April 7 – April 18, 2021 } Playhouse Square

Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile


Year: 2019
Country: USA
Run Time: 108 minutes

Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile
Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile
Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile
Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile

A chronicle of the crimes of Ted Bundy from the perspective of Liz, his longtime girlfriend, who refused to believe the truth about him for years.

CIFF43 Screenings

Tower City Cinemas

Saturday, April 06, 2019 at 9:25 PM

Sunday, April 07, 2019 at 6:55 PM

After Hours

American Independents Competition


Joe Berlinger

Joe Berlinger is an American documentary filmmaker, journalist, and photographer whose frequent collaboration with fellow director Bruce Sinofsky has resulted in an abundance of awards and recognition, including an Oscar® nomination for the final film of his "Paradise Lost" trilogy. His articles and photographs have appeared in such acclaimed publications as The New York Times and his long career as a television producer and director has won him a number of Emmys.

Brother's Keeper (1992) - CIFF16, Paradise Lost: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills (1996), Paradise Lost 2: Revelations (2000), One Who Day (2002), Metallica: Some Kind of Monster (2004), Crude (2009) - CIFF34, Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory (2011), Under African Skies (2012) - CIFF36, Whitey: United States of American v. James J. Bulger (2014), Tony Tobins: I Am Not Your Guru (2016), Intent to Destroy (2107), EXTREMELY WICKED, SHOCKINGLY EVIL AND VILE (2019)

Nicholas Chartier, Michael Costigan, Ara Keshishian, Michael Simkin

Michael Werwie

Brandon Trost

Josh Schaeffer

Principal Cast
Zac Efron, Lily Collins, Haley Joel Osment, Kaya Scodelario, John Malkovich, Jim Parsons

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