Celebrity model couple, Carl (Harris Dickinson) and Yaya (Charlbi Dean) are invited on a luxury cruise for the uber-rich, helmed by an unhinged boat captain (Woody Harrelson). What first appeared instagrammable ends catastrophically, leaving the survivors stranded on a desert island and fighting for survival.

Festival History

Cannes Film Festival, San Sebastián International Film Festival
Palme d'Or, Cannes FF 2022

Cast And Credits

Director : Ruben Östlund
Producer : Philippe Bober, Erik Hemmendorff
Screenplay : Ruben Östlund
DOP : Fredrik Wenzela
Editor : Mikel Cee Karisson, Ruben Östlund
Cast : Harris Dickinson, Charlbi Dean Kriek, Woody Harrelson, Dolly De Leon, Henrik Dorsin


Ruben Östlund

Ruben Östlund (b. 1974, Sweden) debuted in feature films in 2005 with ‘The Guitar Mongoloid’, winner of the FIPRESCI at Moscow. His ‘Involuntary’ (2008) screened in Un Certain Regard, Cannes. He returned with ‘Snow Therapy’ (2014) which won the Jury Prize in Un Certain Regard. He won the Golden Palm for ‘The Square’ (2017).