CORTEX – Are you awake?

Category: feature
Director: Moritz Bleibtreu
Country: Germany
Year: 2020
Length: 82'
Production Status: completed


Two men, to lives, a fateful encounter: Hagen suffers from irregular phases of sleep in which he cannot decide between dream and reality. When his frustrated wife cheats on him with the small-time criminal Niko a series of disturbing events is set in motion and the lives of both men will never be the same. CORTEX is the directorial debut of the well-known actor Moritz Bleibtreu, whose acting credits include RUN LOLA RUN, THE BAADER MEINHOF COMPLEX and SOUL KITCHEN.

Participating Directors

Moritz Bleibtreu

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