MIDNIGHT RUNNER can be seen in German-speaking Swiss cinemas from 4 October. All current seasons and venues can be found here:


Special screenings

11 October 2018, 18.30h, Kino Riffraff 3, Zurich

Special demonstration with the Swiss Society of Forensic Psychiatry SGFP and the Swiss Society of Psychiatry & Psychotherapy SGPP. Following the screening, experts will discuss the real case and the psychogram of the offender in film and reality with Dr. Steffen Lau (Chief Physician/Deputy Clinic Director, Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich) and director Hannes Baumgartner.

15. October 2018, 18:00h, Kino Movie, Berne

Special presentation by the Violence Unit Bern with following panel discussion.

More information: cli.re/laeufer-spezialvorfuehrung-fachstellegewaltbern

18. Oktober 2018, 11.30h, Kino Movie 1, Berne

Psychology at noon. Special presentation of the Federation of Swiss Psychologists (FSP). Afterwards, forensic scientist Prof. Dr. Dr. Rainer Luthe, experts in legal psychology and two representatives of the film crew will discuss the film.

4. November 2018, 11:00h, Riffraff, Zurich

Special presentation of the Association of Swiss Psychotherapists with following discussion.

More information: cli.re/laeufer-spezialvorfuehrungen-riffraff



MIDNIGHT RUNNER celebrates its world premiere at the San Sebastian International Film Festival (21. – 29. September 2018).

The Greek premiere will take place at the Athens International Film Festival (19 - 30 September 2018).

The Swiss premiere will take place at the Zurich Film Festival (27. September – 7. Oktober).

MIDNIGHT RUNNER is being screened at the International Film Festival of Kerala, India (7. - 13. Dezember 2018).

The 54th Solothurn Film Days (24. - 31. January 2019) show MIDNIGHT RUNNER.