GERMANY – 2011 – 120 MIN – COLOUR - FEATURE - IN GERMAN WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES
A FILM BY TOM TYKWER
Berlin, today. Very urban couple Hanna and Simon have lived together for years. Love, work, sex and daily life have meshed into combative harmony.
Then Hanna meets Adam. And Adam meets Simon.
Unexpectedly, all three fall in love.
Everyone remains oblivious to the other's affair. But the secret slowly begins to confuse all three lovers, and it threatens to rupture their fragile relationship.
THREE is an investigation into the emotional life of a generation that is trying to reconcile new possibilities and old longings.
Born in Wuppertal, 1965, Tom Tykwer soon became interested in film. He had worked as a projectionist and booker in various independent art house cinemas for several years before he helmed his first feature film DEADLY MARIA in 1993, followed by WINTER SLEEPERS (1997), RUN LOLA RUN (1998), THE PRINCESS AND THE WARRIOR (2000), HEAVEN (2002), PERFUME – THE STORY OF A MURDERER (2006). In 2009 , THE INTERNATIONAL opened the Berlin International Film Festival. His recent film THREE, featuring Sophie Rois, Sebastian Schipper and Devid Striesow as main cast, will be released in German cinemas December 23rd, 2010.