Nothing Bad Can Happen Gets Theatrical Release


Nothing Bad Can Happen Gets Theatrical Release

One of the most talked about films and Cannes Film Festival 2013 inspired by horrifying true events, Nothing Bad Can Happen is coming to the big screen courtesy of Drafthouse Films in Los Angeles and New York on June 27.

Drafthouse Films will open the acclaimed horror drama Nothing Bad Can Happen, directed by German filmmaker Katrin Gebbe.  Nothing Bad Can Happen is a confident and intense debut film from German director Katrin Gebbe, winner of the New Auteur Award at AFI FestNothing Bad Can Happen premiered at the 2013Cannes Film Festival.

Nothing Bad Can Happen has been a favorite of Fantastic Fest 2013 (WON- “Next Wave” Spotlight Competition,” Best Actress), German Film Critics Association 2014 (WON – Best Feature Film Debut, Best Actor), Bavarian Film Festival 2014 (WON – Best Young Direction), Tallinn Black Night Film Festival 2013 (WON – Best Youth Film), Zurich Film Festival 2013 (Official Selection) and the São Paulo International Film Festival 2013 (Official Selection).


Nothing Bad Can Happen follows Tore a young lost soul involved with an underground Christian punk movement who falls in with a dysfunctional family who test his seemingly unwavering faith. After a chance encounter helping stranded driver Benno, where Tore manages to start his car with an apparent miracle, he is invited back to Benno’s home and becomes friendly with him, his wife and two children. Before long, Tore moves into a tent in the garden and gradually becomes part of the family. However, Benno can’t resist playing a cruel game designed to challenge Tore’s beliefs. As his trials become more and more extreme, Tore finds his capacity for love and resilience pushed to its limits and beyond.

Nothing Bad Can Happen will open in Los Angeles and New York on June 27 followed by a national roll-out.