Directed by Baran bo Odar
In Baran bo Odar’s mesmerizing German thriller, a young girl’s brutal murder reopens the case of another girl’s killing 23 years ago. Soon the people involved with that previous rape and murder – the investigator, the victim’s mother and an accomplice to the original crime – watch their worlds crumble as they are drawn deeper into a web of guilt, despair and uncertainty. Who is responsible for the two murders? The killer? Or the people who remained silent? Luminously shot and brilliantly directed, THE SILENCE announces Baran bo Odar as a major international genre talent.
A young girl’s brutal murder reopens the mystery of another girl’s killing 23 years earlier.
Cast: Ulrich Thomsen, Claudia Michelsen, Wotan Wilke Möhring
Very well acted and was very suspenseful.
Grrat writing, superb acting, suspenseful, and thought provoking. Not the ending yius suspect. Worth watching!
Wow! This is a gripping murder mystery that is tragic and horrifying on multiple levels. Superb...well worth a watch!
excellent movie...very well written