Alarm dispatcher and former police officer, Asger Holm, answers an emergency call from a kidnapped woman. When the call is suddenly disconnected, the search for the woman and her kidnapper begins. With the phone as his only tool, Asger enters a race against time to save the endangered woman. But soon he realizes that he is dealing with a crime that is far bigger than he first thought.
Shortlisted at the Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film, and winner of the Audience Award for World Cinema at the Sundance Film Festival, THE GUILTY is the must-see Nordic thriller of the year.
★★★★★ - "So taut, you almost forget to breathe" - The Observer
★★★★ "Smart and mercilessly gripping… a must-see masterclass." - The Guardian
"A remarkable must see." - Film Ink
"This polished, well-calibrated thriller is a best-in-class showcase of the possibilities of cinema." - RogerEbert.com