The Germans II

Episode 8: Ludwig II and the Bavarians

Part 8 looks at the world of the legendary King of Bavaria. But Ludwig II was not only a passionate builder of extravagant castles, he was also a ruler bent on overcoming the superiority of Prussia.


WRITER: Friedrich Klütsch     DIRECTOR (SCE.): Christian Twente, Michael Löseke     DIRECTOR (DOC.): Robert Wiezorek     CAMERA (SCE.): Torbjörn Karvang, Marc Riemer  CAMERA (DOC.): Panagiotis Costoglou, Sias van Zyl     EDITOR: Claudia Spoden, Nick Cimbollek      MUSIC: Paul Rabiger COMMISSIONING EDITOR: Stefan Brauburger (ZDF), Georg Graffe (ZDF)