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THE DOOR

by Anno Saul

synopsis

Formerly successful painter David has lost control over his life after being responsible for the death of his seven-year-old daughter Leonie through a fatal decision. One day, five years later, he discovers a door which will give him the opportunity to start all over again. However, what initially appears to be a wonderful chance for a new beginning, soon turns out to be a veritable horror scenario, since not everything in the past is quite as it seems.

international title: The Door
original title: Die Tür
country: Germany
sales agent: Telepool
year: 2009
genre: fiction
directed by: Anno Saul
film run: 103'
release date: DE 26/11/2009
screenplay: Jan Berger
cast: Mads Mikkelsen, Jessica Schwarz, Thomas Thieme, Heike Makatsch
cinematography by: Bella Halben
music: Fabian Römer
producer: Stephan Schubert, Ralph Schwingel
production: Wüste Film Ost
backing: Filmförderung Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein GmbH, FFA und Filmförderung Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein, Medienboard Berlin Brandenburg
distributor: Senator Filmverleih
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