WHO’S IN IT?
Nicole Kidman (Moulin Rouge), Colin Firth (The King’s Speech), Mark Strong (Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy), Anne-Marie Duff (Shameless), Dean-Charles Chapman (Game of Thrones), Jing Lusi (Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit), Rosie MacPherson (Run Awat With Me)
WHO’S BEHIND THE CAMERA?
Rowan Joffe (Brighton Rock), director, writer; Mark Gill (Olympus Has Fallen), Avi Lerner (The Expendables), Liza Marshall (Life in a Day), Matthew O’Toole (The Big Wedding) and Ridley Scott (Gladiator), producers; Ed Shearmur (Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow), composer; Ben Davis (Kick-Ass), cinematographer; Melanie Oliver (Les Miserables), editors
WHAT’S IT ABOUT?
Christine (Kidman) suffers from anterograde amnesia, meaning that whatever she did the previous day she has no memory of when she wakes the next morning. As she tries to regain her memories with the help of her husband Ben (Firth) and general physician Dr. Nash (Strong), she soon discovers a series of disturbing truths involving those around her, and must confront them before the memories inevitably fade away…
IN ONE SENTENCE, WHY SHOULD YOU BE EXCITED?
Before I Go To Sleep is a tense psychological thriller that not only provokes good memories of similar films like Memento, but also waltzes with the ideas of trust and deception, all from the perspective of an amnesiac.