Directed by: Severin Fiala, Veronika Franz
Written by: Veronika Franz, Severin Fiala
Stars: Susanne Wuest, Lukas Schwarz, Elias Schwarz
Twin boys move to a new home with their mother after she has face changing cosmetic surgery, but under her bandages is someone the children don’t recognize.
Goodnight Mommy first premiered at the 2014 Venice Film Festival and has since played at over 30 film festivals worldwide. The horror film is about twin boys who grow suspicious of their mother’s identity after her reconstructive surgery. Produced by Austrian auteur Ulrich Seidl and released by Paris-based Film Distribution, the film is the official Austrian foreign language entry for the 2016 Academy Awards