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Two men, two lives, a fateful encounter: Hagen suffers from irregular phases of sleep in which he cannot decide between dream and reality. When his frustrated wife cheats on him with the small-time criminal Niko, a series of disturbing events is set in motion and the lives of both men will never be the same.
CORTEX is the directorial debut of the well-known actor Moritz Bleibtreu, whose acting credits include RUN LOLA RUN, THE BAADER MEINHOF COMPLEX and SOUL KITCHEN.
Genre Psycho Thriller
Category Feature
Year of Production 2020
Director Moritz Bleibtreu
Screenplay Moritz Bleibtreu
Cinematography Thomas Kiennast
Cast Moritz Bleibtreu, Jannis Niewöhner, Nadja Uhl, Nicholas Ofczarek, Anna Bederke, Marc Hosemann
Producers Moritz Bleibtreu, Emek Kavukcuoglu, Jan Krüger
Production Companies Paloma Entertainment, Warner Bros. Pictures, in co-production with Port au Prince Film & Kultur Produktion
Runtime 82 min
Format cs
Subtitled Version English
Sound Technology Dolby A
Festivals Zurich Film Festival 2020, Filmfest Hamburg 2020, Miami International Film Festival 2021
With backing from MOIN Filmförderung Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein, German Federal Film Fund / DFFF Deutscher Filmförderfonds, Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg

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