Director: Gustav Möller
Audience Award Winner, Sundance Film Festival 2018
Cast: Jakob Cedergren, Jessica Dinnage, Katinka Evers-Jahnsen
Denmark Danish subtitles 85 mins cert 15
UK release date: Oct 2018
In this Scandi-noir thriller, troubled police officer Asger Holm, who has been temporarily assigned to emergency dispatch duty, answers a call from a kidnapped mother. When the call is suddenly disconnected, the desperate search for the woman, her abductor and her children begins.
“This claustrophobic thriller … is tautly plotted, precisely paced and grippingly played.” – David Parkinson, Empire
“With its single setting and real-time story, The Guilty is a brilliant genre exercise, a cinematic study in tension, sound design, and how to make a thrilling movie with a limited tool box.” – Brian Tallerico, RogerEbert.com