Joe Cinque’s Consolation
Sotiris Dounoukos | Australia | 2016 | 102 min | German Premiere
Director Sotiris Dounoukos will attend the screening.
Canberra, 1997: Anu Singh confides in friends that she plans to kill herself to put an end to a mysterious illness. With doctors unable to help, Anu’s boyfriend, Joe Cinque, tries to understand her condition and support her. Anu is convinced that she cannot be cured, and decides that Joe is the reason for her suffering.
“… every so often a film is released that totally surpasses expectations, blowing any preconceived notions out of the water. This time it’s the turn of Joe Cinque’s Consolation, director Sotiris Dounoukos‘ feature-length premiere…Joe Cinque’s Consolation is a gripping true crime drama not to miss” – Jazmine Sky Bradley, The Hollywood News
Q&A with the director
Join us after the screening for a Q&A with director Sotiris Dounoukos.