The Stranger

  • 2017
  • 100 Mins

The Stranger is a documentary thriller, based on Amanda’s real life experiences with a man who pretends to be several different people. Amanda lives alone with her daughter in a suburb to Copenhagen, but one day she meets Casper on Facebook. Three months later she agrees to go on a date with him, and falls head over heels in love with Casper, who is both fun and caring, and who also has a daughter. Casper reveals that he is heir to one of the wealthiest families in Denmark, but also tells her that it is an inheritance he would rather be without. Therefore, it does not seem so odd that he is the one who ends up moving into Amanda’s small apartment. But he is not the only one who ‘moves into her life.’ He brings along a number of scheming family members and other dramatic friends, who via Facebook insert themselves into Amanda’s life, until one day the phone rings…