The Hypnotist (2012) This film is promoted by the international department of the Swedish Film Institute


Technical specifications
Swedish censorship
Swedish title:HypnotisörenMore
Director:Lasse Hallström
Producer:Börje Hansson, Peter Possne, Bertil OhlssonMore
Screenplay:Paolo Vacirca
Based on:Hypnotisören (Novel)
Cinematography:Mattias Montero
Cast:Tobias Zilliacus, Mikael Persbrandt, Lena OlinMore
Production company:AB Svensk FilmindustriMore
Advance allocations:Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet, Nordisk Film- & TV Fond
Distributor in Sweden:AB Svensk FilmindustriMore
Swedish release:2012-09-28
Plot summary:

Directed by Lasse Hallström, The Hypnotist is based on a highly acclaimed crime novel by Lars Kepler. A brutal murderer has virtually done away with an entire family. A son manages to survive with serious injuries, and the hunt to find the killer before he gets to the last remaining daughter is on.

Photo:  Fredrik Hjerling