Dreaded serial killer Peter Kurten voluntarily turns himself over to the authorities. A young lawyer, eager to prove Kurten's mental derangement, agrees to defend a man who terrorized Germany between 1929 and 1931. In studying the case and meeting with the intelligent, cold-blooded manipulator, the young idealist's values become warped.
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival
A poignant look at how a family may look "normal" from the outside but very different on the inside
26 March 2009 (Czech Republic)
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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