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Synopsis

When one of her students is suspected of theft, teacher Carla Nowak decides to get to the bottom of the matter. Caught between her ideals and the school system, the consequences of her actions threaten to break her.

Cast

  • Leonie Benesch
  • Leonard Stettnisch
  • Eva Löbau
  • Michael Klammer
  • Anne-Kathrin Gummich
  • Kathrin Wehlisch
  • Sarah Bauerett
  • Rafael Stachowiak
  • Uygar Tamer
  • Özgür Karadeniz

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88
Jan 5, 2024

Don’t miss this nail-biting thriller in which director İlker Çatak and sensational star Leonie Benesch turn a tale of petty theft at a German middle school into a battle between freedom of expression and institutional control all too easy to recognize as our own.

Peter Travers
ABC News
88
Jan 2, 2024

Çatak and co-writer Johannes Duncker have tapped into a largely unexplored subcategory of the thriller, one with unlimited potential to illuminate everyday life.

Metacritic review by Matt Zoller Seitz
Matt Zoller Seitz
RogerEbert.com