Twelve days after they are compulsorily admitted to hospital psychiatric patients in France get a hearing in court. In Raymond Depardon’s sharply-focussed chamber play, the power of the institution and desperate pleas for freedom go head to head.
The film will be screened with German subtitles.
English/Original Title: 12 DAYS. German title: 12 TAGE. Production: Palmeraie et désert. Producer: Claudine Nougaret. Length: 88 min. International Sales: Wild Bunch