Midnight Runner

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Midnight Runner (Der Läufer)

Directed by Hannes Baumgartner

  • Switzerland 2018; 92 min
  • Original version: German
  • Genre: Drama
    • Special Jury Mention - Zurich FF

Synopsis

Jonas Widmer, one of the best runners in Switzerland, is focussed on participating in the Olympic games. Besides sports, Jonas is also a successful cook and plans to move in with his girlfriend, Simone. But Jonas's perfect life is increasingly disturbed by memories of his late brother. He starts leading a tragic double life, robbing young women at night. Based on a true story.

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