Project Description


Director: Shintaro Shimosawa
Producer: Ellen S Wander, Fredrik Zander
Script: Simon Boyes, Adam Mason
Production companies: Mike and Marty Productions, Chimney
Release date: February 5th, 2016 (USA)

For the first time ever Academy Award ® Winner Al Pacino and Academy Award ®Winner Anthony Hopkins star together in Misconduct, an intense suspense thriller. An ambitious lawyer (Josh Duhamel) finds himself caught in a power struggle between a corrupt pharmaceutical executive (Anthony Hopkins) and his firm’s senior partner (Al Pacino).

When an ambitious young lawyer takes on a big case against a powerful and ruthless executive of a large pharmaceutical company, he soon finds himself involved in a case of blackmail and corruption.

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Al Pacino, Malin Åkerman, Josh Duhamel and Alice Eve.



Film i Väst is one of Europe’s most successful co-producers and Scandinavia’s preeminent regional film fund. Over the years Film Väst co-productions have also been richly re­warded with nominations and awards at the world’s most prestigous events including fes­tivals such as Cannes and Berlin and galas such as the Golden Globes, the European Film Awards and the Oscars.

FILM I VÄST – a part of Region Västra Götaland.

Västra Götaland is Sweden’s foremost region for culture. Through dedicated effort and the country’s largest cultural budget, both in absolute terms and per capita, culture has a self-evident role in social life. Culture is a basic precondition for active, committed citizens – involvement contributes to democratic development. Culture can make people grow and is very important for employment, regional development and growth in Västra Götaland.