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Four Hands

Four Hands

Die Vierhändige
This film will have you on the edge of your seat from the first moments of the film until the final credits start to roll.
The Establishing Shot

After Sophie and Jessica witnessed a brutal crime when they were kids, Jessica promised her younger sister to always protect her. As they grow older, this promise becomes an obsession. Now, Jessica suffers from paranoia and sees threats to her and her sister everywhere. But Sophie just wants to live a normal life without fear, without her sister; she wants to become a pianist and to fall in love. When the perpetrators are released from prison after 20 years, Jessica is shocked and wants to confront them. But an accident changes everything. Jessica’s promise turns into a life-threatening nightmare.

Kienle masterfully helms this suspenseful psychological thriller; keeping some of his best surprises for the shocking finale.

OFFICIAL SELECTIONChicago International Film Festival 2017
OFFICIAL SELECTIONTallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2017
NOMINATEDBest Direction, Best Screenwriting, Best Production, Best Acting, Munich Film Festival 2017
18+ (exemption)
DirectorOliver Kienle
CastFrida-Lovisa Hamann, Friederike Becht, Christoph Letkowski
Germany | 2017 | 94 min
German with English subtitles