For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.
3.5
6 Ratings

Out of Order

Abwärts

Directed by Carl Schenkel
West Germany, 1984
Drama, Thriller

Synopsis

It’s Friday evening. The lift repairman leaves the building and wants to finish his work on Monday. But he doesn’t know there are four men in the building. They use the lift but stay in it about 100 meters from the floor. They have little oxygen and must survive…

This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what's now showing
Out of Order Directed by Carl Schenkel

Awards & Festivals

Munich Film Festival

1985 | Winner: Best Actor (Chaplin Shoe)

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival

1984 | Winner: Best Director (Caixa de Catalunya)

1984 | Special Mention: Prize of the International Critics' Jury

German Film Awards

1985 | 2 wins including: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role (Gold)

1985 | 2 nominations including: Best Direction (Gold)