Movies

2019

Sarah Kohr - Teufelsmoor (Devil's Swamp)

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It was intended to be a visit to her father's grave, but on the way, Sarah Kohr passes a petrol station in the throes of being raided. Her attempts to stop the armed perpetrator result in a shoot-out, and Sarah realises too late that her opponent is a 15-year-old teenager. While the boy is fighting for his life in a Hamburg hospital, it turns out that the gun he was carrying originally belonged to the left-wing terrorist group "Revolutionary Cells". The organisation has been on the wanted list since vanishing from the face of the earth 25 years ago. How on earth did such a weapon get into the hands of a child? Sarah's investigations lead her to the boy's hometown of Hohenbeck—a ghostly housing estate surrounded by the so-called Devil's Moor. The inhabitants of this no man's land are a conspiratorial community and punish the investigator who shot one of theirs with cold unapproachability. But it soon becomes clear that there are other reasons behind the inhabitants' silence...

Movie details:

  • Year: 2019
  • Genre: Thriller
  • Length: 90 minutes
  • Actors: Lisa Maria Potthoff, Herbert Knaup, Stephanie Eidt, Corinna Kirchhoff, Armin Rohde etc.
  • Director: Marcus O. Rosenmüller
  • Editorial: Daniel Blum (ZDF)
  • Writer: Timo Berndt
  • Camera: Tobias Schmidt
  • Casting: Boriana Rosenmüller
  • Producers: Uli Aselmann, Sophia Aldenhoven
  • Executive producer: Sonja Zimmerschitt