Two men, to 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.
|Dop:||Thomas W. Kiennast|
|Cast:||Jannis Niewöhner, Nadja Uhl, Moritz Bleibtreu, Anna Bederke, Marc Hosemann, Murathan Muslu, Nickolas Ofczarek|
|Production Company:||Paloma Entertainment GmbH|
|Co Production:||Port au Prince Film & Kultur Produktion GmbH, Warner Bros. Film Poductions Germany|
|Producer:||Emek Kavukcuoglu, Moritz Bleibtreu|
|Co Producer:||Jan Krüger|
|ARRI Media Services:||International Sales|
|International Distributor:||Warner Bros. Pictures|
|Festivals||Filmfest Hamburg 2020 | Zurich Film Festival 2020|