Midnight Runner / Der Läufer

Midnight Runner / Der Läufer


Cannes Film Festival

Director : Hannes Baumgartner / France, Switzerland/2018/Colour/110’/French

Director Hannes Baumgartner Screenplay Hannes Baumgartner, Stefan Staub Producer Stefan Eichenberger, Ivan Madeo DoP Gaetan Varone Editor Christof Schertenleib Sound Design Maurizius Staerkle-Drux Cast Markus Amrein, Saladin Dellers, Annina Euling, Max Hubacher

A well-known top athlete, Jonas Widmer, becomes a serial offender over time, owing to his past. The Swiss marathon runner is looking for a way to overcome his tragic past and as a result becomes more and more trapped in a double life.