30.09. - 09.10.2021

Die Frau aus dem Meer Germany 2007 | 89 min | OV | Colour | FF 2008

Niki Stein

NIKI STEIN (*1961) has made numerous episodes of Tatort and award-winning TV films like Bis nichts mehr bleibt [Until Nothing Remains] (2010) and Rommel (2012). In 2015, his film Öl – Die Wahrheit über den Untergang der DDR was shown at FILMFEST HAMBURG.

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A woman‘s corpse of is washed ashore on a North Sea beach. A clue leads inspector Nora Jaspers (Anja Kling) to talk show host Karl Kress (Ulrich Tukur). She travels to Berlin, where Kress claims he is a victim of slander by right-wing populist and police president Michael Kolberg (Hanns Zischler). Kolberg in turn is Nora’s father and she finds herself caught in a net of intrigues spun between red-light district, TV studios and the interrogation room. A gripping political thriller with many twists.
Original title: Die Frau aus dem Meer
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language: German
Language and subtitles: OV
Director: Niki Stein
Screenplay: Niki Stein
Cast: Anja Kling, Ulrich Tukur, Walter Kreye, Hanns Zischler
Producer: Jutta Lieck-Klenke
Director of Photography: Arthur W. Ahrweiler
Music: Ulrik Spies, Jacki Engelken
Production Design: Benedikt Herforth
Editor: Barbara Hennings
Sound: 0
Costume design:
Commissioning Editor: Daniel Blum (ZDF)
Format: DigiBeta (PAL)
German Distributor: ZDF
World Sales:
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