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514 Ratings


Directed by Ursula Meier
Switzerland, 2008


A family’s peaceful existence is threatened when a busy highway is opened right next to their isolated property. As the sounds and fumes of the modern world begin to fill their home, each member of the family finds themselves pushed to dangerous extremes.

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Directed by Ursula Meier

Awards & Festivals

Festival de Cannes

2008 | Semaine de la critique

BFI London Film Festival


Mar del Plata International Film Festival

2008 | 4 wins including: ADF Cinematography Award

2008 | Best Film

San Francisco International Film Festival

2009 | New Directors

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