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Atef Vogel in Everyone Else

Everyone Else

2009 NR

In director Maren Ade's complex drama about gender roles, power and desire, Chris (Lars Eidinger) and Gitti (Birgit Minichmayr) find their relationship tested when a brief encounter with a seemingly perfect couple prompts Chris to emulate the other man's dominance. Gitti is game for the role-playing experiment, until submission gives way to suffocation. Will both partners feel their true selves slip away?