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A man lies in the snow, blood pooling behind his head. Two people stand nearby, embracing eachother, one holds a phone.

Anatomy of a Fall Anatomie d’une chute

  Justine Triet

  France     152 minutes

Synopsis

Married writers Sandra and Samuel live in an idyllic mountain chalet in the snow-covered French Alps with their visually impaired son Daniel. When Samuel’s body is found lying bloodied in the snow, the initial presumption is suicide. As the investigation proceeds, the police begin to suspect foul play. The evidence mounts, and Sandra is brought to trial. Could she have committed such a crime?

Featuring an electrifying lead performance from the mesmerizing Sandra Hüller, Anatomy of a Fall trains a microscope on one couple’s troubled relationship while posing questions about the legal system’s ability to interpret the nuances of life and the complexities of marriage. Winner of the Palme d’Or at the 2023 Cannes Film Festival, Justine Triet’s tension-filled opus is a bracing, Hitchcockian showstopper.

 English, French, German with subtitles 

Screenings & Events

In-Person Screening

Thu, Oct 12 @ 8:15pm CDT

at AMC NEWCITY, Screen 6

Media

Film Credits

  •   Marie-Ange Luciani, David Thion
  •   Justine Triet and Arthur Harari
  •   Laurent Sénéchal
  •   Simon Beaufils
  •   Sandra Hüller, Swann Arlaud, Milo Machado Graner
  •   Les Films Pelléas, Les Films de Pierre