The year is 1958. The war has been over for thirteen years and the Federal Republic of Germany is not only recovering but even booming. But where are the Nazis? Who has ever heard of the death camps? It looks as if everything is for the best in the best of all possible worlds in this land of milk and honey... At least, until the day journalist Thomas Gnielka recognizes in the person of a teacher the former commander of the Auschwitz concentration camp... At least, until Johann Radmann, a young prosecutor, decides to investigate the case... Nobody knows it yet but this is the dawn of a new era. Even if the road to awareness will be long and rocky...
André Szymanski....Thomas Gnielka
Friederike Becht....Marlene Wondrak
Johannes Krisch....Simon Kirsch
Johann von Bülow....Staatsanwalt Otto Haller
Robert Hunger-Bühler....Oberstaatsanwalt Walter Friedberg
Hansi Jochmann....Sekretärin Schmittchen
Lukas Miko....Hermann Langbein
Gert Voss....Generalstaatsanwalt Fritz Bauer
Tim Williams....Major Parker
Mathis Reinhardt....BKA-Mann Fischer
Hartmut Volle....Lehrer Alois Schulz
Werner Wölbern....Hans Lichter
Timo Dierkes....Peter Mertens
Michael Schernthaner....Alter BKA Mann
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