In a tense and gripping thriller from acclaimed director Cate Shortland, a passionate holiday romance takes a sinister turn when a young woman wakes up to discover she has been trapped in a Berlin apartment with no escape.
Starring Teresa Palmer (Hacksaw Ridge) and Max Riemelt (Sense 8), BERLIN SYNDROME is a gripping thriller from acclaimed Australian director Cate Shortland. Alone and adrift in Berlin, Australian photographer Clare (Palmer) meets charismatic local Andi (Riemelt) and there is an instant attraction between them. But what begins as a passionate romance takes a sinister turn when Clare wakes up one morning to discover Andi has locked her in his apartment, and he has no intention of letting her leave, ever. Biding her time, Clare plots her escape as the walls of Andi’s apartment close in, all the while becoming drawn into a complex relationship with her captor.