On the run from his former boss, a reluctant hitman seeks refuge in an isolated village where he is faced with events that challenge the true nature of his conscience.
Sky Cinema One proposes the film entitled The Hanging Sun Midnight sun. It is a yellow genre film with dramatic atmospheres.
The production is ofItaly. The year of realization is 2022 and the duration is one hour and 33 minutes.
The Hanging Sun Midnight sun film – director, protagonists, where it is shot
Directed by Francesco Carrozzini. Main protagonists are Leah and Jacob interpreted respectively by Jessica Brown Findlay and Charles Dance. Also in the cast Alessandro Borgo in the role of John.
Filming took place in Italyespecially a Viterbo and neighboring areas in the territory of the Lazio.
The production is of Bavaria Fiction in collaboration with Sky Originals and NBC Universal Global Distribution.
The film is internationally known under the title Der Kaiser.
The Hanging Sun Midnight sun – plot of the film broadcast on Sky Cinema Uno
John is a killer on the run after betraying his father, the boss he worked for. Chased by his brother Michaelheads towards the extreme north.
He arrives in an isolated village, where the sun never sets, populated by a small community that lives following rigorous religious precepts. There he meets Leahwho has just lost her husband (a violent man who died at sea), mother of the child Caleb, a curious child with a pure heart. For Leah, John he is the first individual able to offer her protection, but without depriving her of her freedom; for Calebthe newcomer is instead an unexpected father figure, with whom he can share his inner world.
Also John he seems to see in this encounter the possibility of redemption and a new life. But between the trees of the forest and the frost, he will find himself coming to terms with a past that comes back to haunt him.
The Hanging Sun Midnight sun: the complete cast
Below is the cast of the film The Hanging Sun Midnight sun and the respective characters played by the actors
- Jessica Brown Findlay: Leah
- Peter Mullan: Pope
- Charles Dance: Jacob
- Sam Spruell: Aaron / Nicholas
- Alessandro Borgo:John
- Salóme Gunnarsdottir:Anita
- Frederick Schmidt: Michael
- Lorenzo McGovern Backpacks: John as a young man
- Anton Valensi: Silas
- Benjamin Noble: Police officer
- Raphael Vicas: Caleb
- Tommy C. Carey: Leon
- Luke Hayward: Michael as a young man