Friday, October 27, 2017 - Thursday, April 12, 2018
Academy Award Nominee — Best Foreign Language Film
After the family satire Force Majeure, Ruben Östlund’s Cannes-winning latest aims at the art world. A respected museum curator, Christian (Claes Bang) drives a hybrid and supports good causes. His next show is The Square, an installation encouraging passersby to be responsible and altruistic. But living those ideals isn’t always so easy, and when Christian’s phone is stolen, he finds himself drawn into compromised situations. And once an edgy marketing campaign for The Square unexpectedly goes viral, he falls into an existential crisis.
- Country Sweden/Germany/France/Denmark
- Language In English, Swedish and Danish with English subtitles
- Running Time 150 minutes
- Website http://www.squarethefilm.com
- Director Ruben Östlund
- Writer Ruben Östlund
- Editor Jacob Secher Schulsinger, Ruben Östlund
- Cinematographer Fredrik Wenzel
- Cast Claes Bang, Elisabeth Moss, Dominic West
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