- 1h 25min
- Directed by: Gustav Möller
- Cast: Jakob Cedergren, Jessica Dinnage, Omar Shargawi
- Language: Danish
- UK release: 26 October 2018
Asger (Cedergren) is a former police officer now reduced to taking emergency calls, when he gets a call from a woman (Dinnage) who claims to have been kidnapped by her ex-husband. Möller sets the entire film in his office, skilfully generating tension with clever use of sound and the compelling presence of Cedergren. A bold thriller.
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Reviews & features
The Guilty22 Oct 2018
Jokob Cedergren puts in an strong performance as the emergency call operator fighting against time to find a kidnapped woman
From Phone Booth and The Call to Locke and the recent John Cho-starrer Searching, the 'one character and their phone/laptop/whatever' has become something of a mini-trend. Danish-made, The Guilty falls into this category, set entirely in a featureless…
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