In Marionette plays Reuten the kinderpsychiater Marianne, who, after the tragic death of her husband, begins a new life in Scotland. One of her new patients, the ten-year-old Manny, has an unusual delusion: he claims that everything he thinks is really happening and that he and Marianne’s future control over it.
The thriller is produced by Accento Films, the production company of Van Strien and Claudia Brandt, and BosBros, the production company of Burny Bos (Minoes, Wiplala). Director Van Strien previously made the feature film Black Water to forty countries and has sold and by Charlize Theron was picked up for an American remake.
Reuten since her starring role in the oscar-nominated feature film, The Twins boast a rich international career. So she played in The American with George Clooney, In Bruges with Colin Farrell and recently in Red Sparrow with Jennifer Lawrence. Also she played an important role in the British hit-series Stan Lee’s Lucky Man and in the BBC mini-series Hidden.