The Germans

Episode 2: Henry and the Pope

Part 2: Henry and the Pope documents how the struggle for secular and ecclesiastical supremacy also defined German history. In the Investiture Controversy, a significant conflict occurred between the Salian King Henry IV and Pope Gregory VII.


WRITER: Friederike Haedecke      DIRECTOR (SCE.): Christian Twente, Michael Löseke     DIRECTOR (DOC.): Robert Wiezorek, Stephan Koester     CAMERA (SCE.): Matthias Haedecke, Torbjörn Karvang, Jan Prillwitz, Marc Riemer  CAMERA (DOC.): Jörg Adams, Sias van Zyl, Ralf Grabowski     EDITOR: Fabian Wienke      MUSIC: Paul Rabiger, Hans Günter Wagener COMMISSIONING EDITOR: Stefan Brauburger (ZDF)