Based on a short story by “Let the Right One In” author John Ajvide Lindqvist — BORDER centers on a Swedish customs officer with an uncanny sense of smell, thrown into a moral and personal quandary over a suspicious traveler that upends the world as she knows it. (In Swedish with English subtitles)
“MELANDER IS JOYFUL AND HEARTBREAKING, WARM AND CHILLING…a performance that deserves a long, deep examination and appreciation” -Slashfilm
“MESMERIZING in its initial oddness and develops into A COMPLEX, RICHLY SATISFYING PIECE OF STORYTELLING” -Screen International.
THU, DEC 06, 9p:
Miami Premiere Engagement!
“Best of Cannes” (Un Certain Regard Winner Best Film)
Sweden’s official Oscar submission
From the writer of LET THE RIGHT ONE IN
Directed by ALI ABBASI/Sweden/2018/101 minutes
With Eva Melander, Eero Milonoff