Friday, July 16, 2021


“The most intense look at a social media fiend since Eighth Grade” IndieWire

“Lively and slightly surreal” The Hollywood Reporter


MUBI, the global distributor and curated film streaming service, has announced that Magnus von Horn’s acclaimed Sweat will be available to stream exclusively on the platform in India from 23 July.

The breakout second feature from writer-director Magnus von Horn, Sweat is a shocking glimpse beneath the candy-colored surface of internet celebrity. Magdalena Koleśnik turns in a star-making performance as beloved fitness influencer Sylwia, who seemingly has it made: hundreds of thousands of social media followers, endorsement deals, photo spreads in magazines.


But when she shares a video of herself breaking down in tears on Instagram, Sylwia’s sponsors become concerned, her most rabid fan turns increasingly obsessive, and she’s forced to confront her deepest insecurities. As she barrels toward a talk show appearance that could catapult her fame or destroy everything she’s built, Sylwia must decide whether she can keep up with the exhaustive demands of her online fame.


Refreshingly honest and achingly relatable, Sweat offers an up-to-the-second portrait of everyone’s need for genuine connection. Told with the pulse-pounding intensity of a thriller, this riveting drama exposes the real-life repercussions of our digital culture.


Sweat will be available to stream exclusively on MUBI starting 23 July


For further information please contact:


Yashodhara Roy | | 8291334686 


Vedika Malhotra | | 9664154047





About MUBI

MUBI is a global streaming service, production company and film distributor. A place to discover and watch beautiful, interesting, incredible films. A new hand-picked film arrives on MUBI, every single day. Cinema from across the world. From iconic directors, to emerging auteurs. All carefully chosen by MUBI’s curators.


Notebook is MUBI’s daily film publication, exploring all sides of cinema culture. And with MUBI GO, members in select countries can get a hand-picked cinema ticket every single week, to see the best new films in real cinemas.


MUBI also produces and distributes ambitious new films, which members can watch exclusively on the platform. Some recent and upcoming MUBI Releases include Nimic from Yorgos Lanthimos, Kantemir Balagov’s Beanpole, Gianfranco Rosi’s Notturno, Xavier Dolan’s Matthias & Maxime, Werner Herzog’s Family Romance LLC, Pablo Larraín’s Ema, Bacurau from Kleber Mendonça Filho, Carlo Mirabella - Davis’ Swallow and Emma Seligman’s Shiva Baby; MUBI’s co-productions include Ekwa Msangi’s Sundance prize-winner Farewell Amor, Danielle Lessovitz’s Port Authority, and Rachel Lang’s Our Men.


MUBI is the biggest community of film lovers, available across 190 countries, with more than 10 million members around the world. Subscription plans are INR 499 a month or INR 3,588 for 12 months. MUBI is available on the web, iOS, Android, Google Chromecast, Amazon Fire Stick, Apple TV, Airtel Xstream and even on PlayStation, Sony Bravia and Samsung Smart TVs.


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