Cert: 15 – Contains strong language, nudity, scene of sexual activity, drug misuse.
Maren Ade / Germany/Austria/Romania 2016 / 2h42m / Digital / German, English and Romanian with English subtitles
Cast: Peter Simonischek, Sandra Hüller, Michael Wittenborn, Thomas Loibl.
A film that takes the generational gap comedy formula, pops on a wig and a pair of fake teeth, and turns it up a few notches - 'Toni Erdmann' manages a unique balance between relentless comedy and bittersweet drama. Winfried (Peter Simonischek) - a retiree with a penchant for practical jokes - doesn't see much of his workaholic daughter Ines (Sandra Hüller). After an impulsive visit to see her in Bucharest, causing much embarrassment, he agrees to go home to Germany. Enter Toni Erdmann, Winfried's eccentric alter-ego, who claims to be the life coach of Ines' boss...