Programme 2019

Nimic

Director: Yorgos Lanthimos

fiction

India Premiere

Section: World Cinema

Country: Germany, UK, USA | Year: 2019

Language(s): English | Time: 12 mins

Synopsis

A professional cellist has an encounter with a stranger on the subway which has unexpected and far-reaching ramifications on his life.

Director's Bio

Yorgos Lanthimos’ feature film Dogtooth (2009) won the Un Certain Regard Prize at the Cannes Film Festival and was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. The Lobster (2015) won the Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival, and received an Academy Award nomination for Best Original Screenplay. The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017) won the Award for Best Screenplay at the Cannes Film Festival. The Favourite (2018) received 10 Academy Award nominations—and one win—in 2019.