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The Square

The Square

A Feature film by Ruben Ostlund

Release in France : 18/10/2017

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Production and distribution (3)

Co-production :

Coproduction Office

French distribution :

Bac Films Distribution

Foreign production companies :

Plattform Produktion, Essential Filmproduktion

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Synopsis

Christian is the respected curator of a contemporary art museum, a divorced but devoted father of two who drives an electric car and supports good causes. His next show is “The Square”, an installation which invites passersby to altruism, reminding them of their role as responsible fellow human beings. But sometimes, it is difficult to live up to your own ideals: Christian’s foolish response to the theft of his phone drags him into shameful situations.
Meanwhile, the museum’s PR agency has created an unexpected campaign for ”The Square”. The response is overblown and sends Christian, as well as the museum, into an existential crisis

Videos (2)

12/09/2017

The Square

Excerpt 1 (French Subs)

12/09/2017

The Square

Excerpt 2 (French Subs)

Photos (7)

Full credits (10)

Screenwriter :

Ruben Ostlund

Director of Photography :

Fredrik Wenzel

Press Attaché (film) :

Monica Donati

Production Designer :

Josefin Asberg

Costume designer :

Sofie Krunegard

Co-producer :

Philippe Bober

Sound Recordist :

Andreas Franck

Editors :

Ruben Ostlund, Jacob Secher Schulsinger

Casting :

Pauline Hansson

Sound Mixer :

Andreas Franck

Technical details

Feature film

Genres :

Fiction

Sub-genre :

Drama

Production language :

English

Coproducer countries :

Sweden, Germany, France

Original French-language productions :

No

Nationality :

Minority French (Sweden, Germany, France)

Production year :

2017

French release :

18/10/2017

Runtime :

2 h 22 min

Current status :

Upcoming release

Visa number :

145.561

Approval :

Yes

Color type :

Color

Aspect ratio :

1.85

Audio format :

Dolby 5.1