1
Back

ROMANIA , Germany , Czech Republic , Bulgaria | 123 minutes | 2018

Filmmaker Adina Pintilie’s first feature won the Golden Bear at the Berlin International Film Festival. Blurring the line between non-fiction and fiction, it is a cinematic psychoanalysis session of astonishing force. Through a series of meetings (one is with a trans person; another with a disabled person, etc.), disturbing conversations/confrontations reveal the great neuroses of Western society: low self-esteem, sexuality, fear of the other, the ‘monsters’, and the many and various forms of sexual difference. It is an uncomfortable film experience but one that will ultimately liberate you from a number of taboos. Thank you, Doctor.

Programs

Sunday October 7, 2018

Program #97
15:00
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 10

Thursday October 11, 2018

Program #187
17:15
Cinéma du Parc 2

Saturday October 13, 2018

Program #263
18:30
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 17

Adina Pintilie

Adina Pintilie was born on January 12, 1980 in Bucharest, Romania as Adina-Elena Pintilie. She is a director and writer, known for Touch Me Not (2018), Don't Get Me Wrong (2007) and Sandpit #186 (2009).

distribution and credits

  • Screenplay Adina Pintilie
  • Cast Laura Benson, Tómas Lemarquis, Christian Bayerlein

recommended movies

TEMPS Ø

LA CASA LOBO

O.V. Spanish | st English

Somewhere in southern Chile, Maria escapes from a cult and takes refuge in the woods. There, the dark fairytales of childhood play out, the ones where the...

CHILE | 123 minutes | 2018

TEMPS Ø

CUTTERHEAD

O.V. English

An accident on the Copenhagen worksite of a new metro line catches two workers and a photographer unawares. Inside the massive tunnel borer, they find...

DENMARK | 123 minutes | 2018

TEMPS Ø

IN FABRIC

O.V. English

After Berberian Sound Studio and The Duke of Burgundy, Peter Strickland, the new darling of English cinema, is back with an amazing exercise in surreal...

UNITED KINGDOM | 123 minutes | 2018

x Close

Our newsletter

Stay connected

Sign-up for our newsletter to get all the latest Festival news!

Please fill this field Invalid first name
Please fill this field Invalid last name
Please fill this field Invalid email
Send You'll receive an email soon to confirm your subscription to our newsletter You are already subscribed to the newsletter

To learn more about our privacy policy, click here