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Insomnia (Criterion) (1997)
Starring: Gisken Armand, Maria Bonnevie, Sverre Anker Ousdal, Stellan Skarsgard
Director: Erik Skjoldbjaerg
Category: Action / Adventure, Foreign
Studio: Criterion
97 mins



Disgraced Swedish dective Jonas Engstrom (Stellan Skarsgard) travels to Northern Norway to solve a brutal murder in INSOMNIA.Unable to sleep through the night of the midnight sun, Engstrom quickly loses his grip on the case AND his mind.Erik Skjoldbjaerg's debut feature is a deft amalgam of psychological thriller, morality play, and police procedural.Criterion presents the DVD premiere of INSOMNIA in a new widescreen transfer.


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