Productions

Imperial Game (WT)

January 18, 1871, Versailles. 150 years ago, the first German emperor is proclaimed in the Hall of Mirrors at the palace. But what was going on behind the scenes? The film tells the story of the founding of the German Empire as a gripping political drama.

 


WRITER: Dirk Kämper, Lothar Machtan     DIRECTOR: Christian Twente     CAMERAMAN: Martin Christ     EDITOR: Josef van Ooyen     SOUND: Matouš Sys     GRAPHICS: Antoine Laugier     VFX: ScopePRODUCTION DESIGN: Irena Hradecká     COSTUME DESIGN: Renata Janoušková     MUSIC: Rudolf Moser     CASTING: Marc Schötteldreier     CAST: Thomas Thieme (Otto von Bismarck), Peter Meinhardt (König Wilhelm I), Hubertus Hartmann (Napoleon III), Anna Tenta (Eugénie de Montijo – young), Oona von Maydell (Louise Michel), Holger Daemgen (Friedrich Wilhelm), Marie Anne Fliegel (Eugénie de Montijo), Petra Kelling (Louise von Baden), Alexander Hauff (Lothar Bucher), Matthias Eberle (Ludwig II), Ulrich Gebauer (General Moltke) u.a.     COMMISSIONING EDITOR: Stefan Brauburger (ZDF), Annette von der Heyde (ZDF), Peter Allenbacher (ARTE)