Merkel - Macht der Freiheit | © Progress Film-Verleih
© Progress Film-Verleih

Merkel - Macht der Freiheit

  • Merkel (Working title)
Documentary Feature | 2021-2022 | Politics | Denmark, Germany, United Kingdom

Shooting data

Start of shooting05/08/2021
End of shooting12/12/2021
Filming regionsGermany - Berlin

Project data

Length of movie1h 30min

Posters

Press images

Trailers/Videos

Brief synopsis

Driven by extensive archive material and interviews with those who know her, this is the astonishing story of how a triple outsider - a woman, a scientist, and an East German - became the de facto leader of the Free world, told for the first time for an international audience.

Crew

ActivityNameComment
Director of photographyKonrad Waldmann
Director of photographyReinhold Vorschneider
DirectorEva Weber
EditorDaniel Greenway
EditorAlexandra Strauss
Unit managerSarah Schmidt [1]
Sound recordist (non fiction)Fanny Thera Harisch
Berlin
Berlin
Sound recordist (non fiction)Martin Clarke
Berlin
Berlin

Production companies

CompanyComment
Passion Pictures [uk]
LOOKSfilm
in association
in association
Real Lava [dk]
coproduction
coproduction
Odd Girl Out Productions [uk]
Sonja Henrici Creates [uk]

Distributing companies

CompanyComment
Progress Film Verleih GmbH [de]
Germany (theatrical)
Germany (theatrical)

TV-broadcast

TypeCountryStationDate / TimeComment
First showingGermanyRTL+ [de]Thursday, 08/12/2022

Cinema

TypeCountryDateComment
Theatre releaseGermanyThursday, 24/11/2022