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THE INNOCENT

by Simon Jaquemet

synopsis

Ruth works in a neuroscience research lab, as much as she's part of an extreme traditionalist and conservative Christian family. She suddenly finds herself facing her own past when her former lover reemerges after disappearing twenty years in jail, putting into question her feelings, her life and soon her faith. 

international title: The Innocent
original title: Der Unschuldige
country: Switzerland, Germany
sales agent: Kinology
year: 2018
genre: fiction
directed by: Simon Jaquemet
film run: 114'
screenplay: Simon Jaquemet
cast: Anna Tenta, Judith Hofmann, Urs-Peter Wolters, Christian Kaiser
cinematography by: Gabriel Sandru
art director: Michael Baumgartner
producer: Tolga Dilsiz
co-producer: Jonas Katzenstein, Maximilian Leo
production: 8horses, Augenschein Filmproduktion
backing: Swiss Confederation (CH), Zürcher Filmstiftung (CH), SRF (CH), Arte Germania (DE), ZDF (DE), Teleclub (CH)
distributor: Film Kino Text