THE GERMANS


Germany 2010, docudrama series, HD, 45 min per episode, a drama in five parts: Rosa Luxemburg, Gustav Stresemann, Karl Marx, Hildegard von Bingen, August the Strong. Directed by: Mira Thiel and Carsten Gutschmidt, cinematography by: Frank Amann, camera assistant: Markus Otto and Alexander Sachariew, produced by: Gruppe 5 Filmproduktion (Uwe Kersken) in cooperation with MIA Film (Michal Pokorny and Zbynek Pippal), ZDF

The popular primetime history format takes a closer look at German history through portraits of individual figures who shaped this history. Ten new episodes will follow the well-received first season.

Broadcast information: November/December 2010, Sundays 7:30 pm and Tuesdays 8:15 pm on ZDF