Undine (2020)

Genres - Drama, Fantasy, Romance  |   Sub-Genres - Fantasy Drama, Mythological Fantasy  |   Release Date - Jun 4, 2021 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 90 min.  |   Countries - Germany   |   MPAA Rating - NR
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Synopsis by Augustine Chay

Paula Beer, Franz Rogowski, and Maryam Zaree star in writer-director Christian Petzold’s fantasy drama featuring a revisionist fable. Undine, a water nymph turned historian at the Berlin City Museum, faces an existential conundrum when her human lover betrays her. An unexpected new romance with an industrial diver sweeps her off her feet, but legend dictates that her former lover must pay for his infidelity with his life.

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betrayal, diver, fairy-tale-romance, infidelity, mermaid, myth, mythological-legends, nymph, underwater