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49 Ratings

Queen of Hearts


Directed by May el-Toukhy
Denmark, 2019


A woman jeopardizes both her career and her family when she seduces her teenage stepson and is forced to make an irreversible decision with fatal consequences.

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Queen of Hearts Directed by May el-Toukhy

Awards & Festivals

Sundance Film Festival

2019 | Winner: Audience Award (World Cinema Dramatic Competition)

Transilvania International Film Festival

2019 | Winner: Best Directing Award

Critics reviews

An unlikeable, middle-aged, female character is a rare thing to see onscreen, and the resolute fearlessness of Anne’s characterization is a true filmmaking feat in itself.
February 01, 2019
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