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3.7
26 Ratings

Counterparts

Gegenüber

Directed by Jan Bonny
Germany, 2007
Drama

Synopsis

Teacher Anne and policeman Georg are thought of as the perfect couple. However, appearances are deceptive: one of them is covered with scars and bruises. But which one is the abuser?

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Counterparts Directed by Jan Bonny

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2007 | Special Mention: C.I.C.A.E. Award

European Film Awards

2007 | Nominee: European Discovery of the Year

Munich Film Festival

2007 | Winner: Screenwriting (Young German Cinema Award)

German Film Awards

2008 | 2 nominations including: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role (Gold)