West of Liberty

    All titles (2)
    Limited series | Episodes 1-6 | 2018-2019 | SVT Sveriges Television [se], ZDF [de] | Spy, Thriller | Germany, Sweden

    Brief synopsis

    ”West of Liberty” by Thomas Engström is the first novel in the trilogy about the former STASI agent Ludwig Licht. The story takes place in Berlin where implications and challenges are faced when chasing a corrupt leader of a whistleblower organisation. At the request of Licht´s old partner in crime Clive Barner – Head of CIA´s Berlin office and Licht´s contact when he was a double agent in the seventies – he is once more dragged into the dark rooms of the intelligence world.
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    Cast

    ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
    Wotan Wilke MöhringLudwig Licht [SS]
    Matthew MarshGT Berner [SS]
    Michelle MeadowsFaye Morris [SS]
    Lars EidingerLucien Gell [SS]
    Cara HorganJohnson [SS]
    Philipp KarnerJack Almond [SS]
    Doña CrollFran Bowden [SSR]
    Anastasia HilleMartha [SSR]
    Richard DillaneHarriman [SSR]
    Sonja RichterMontand [SSR]
    Ercan DurmazKamal Gemayel [SSR]
    Julia Becker
    Tina [SSR]
    Robin Sondermann
    Walter Licht [SSR]
    Aziz CapkurtColonel [SR]
    Mateusz DopieralskiMischa [SR]
    Sebastian EnnenCIA Guard [SR]
    Tomek NowickiBreck [SRE]
    Kathleen A. RenishRetiring CIA Agent [SRE]
    Miriam GronauPolice Watch Commander [BP]
    Gina HemmersSarah (female Cop arresting) [BP]
    Soufjan IbrahimGefangener [BP]
    Mathis Landwehr
    Ensemble [BP]Bianca Arndt
    Kevin MaaßenCIA Guard [BP]

    Crew

    ActivityNameComment
    Production accountantCarolin Riedel
    1st ADKai SiggelkowKey 1. AD/ Germany/ Sweden/Morocco
    2nd ADLevy SpéderGermany 35 Shootingdays (Mixed System)
    2nd AD CrowdRosa Mylord
    3rd AD CrowdJens Perlick3 Tage
    3rd AD CrowdWiebke Becker2 Days
    Director of photographyCarl Sundberg
    Camera operatorChristoph GreinerA- Kamera
    Drone camera operatorNorwin HatschbachEpic - Schwebewerk
    1st assistant cameraTobias RostB-Kamera (Berlin)
    1st assistant cameraSharon SiemundB Cam, NRW
    1st assistant cameraTorben Maede19 DT A-Cam, Schweden, Arri Alexa Mini
    2nd assistant cameraKarina GenisA und B Cam
    Still photographerFrederic Batier
    Casting directorSandra Köppe
    Casting directorJoyce Nettles
    Casting directorLotta Forsblad
    Extras/bit player castingQuentin WojtasAgentur filmgesichter
    Costume designerUte Paffendorf
    WardrobeMin Sun Kim
    WardrobeMichelle KleinsorgGerman Part
    Additional wardrobeVictoria von Hundtfür 6 Drehtage
    Additional wardrobeMerle Joana Huff
    Additional wardrobeRomy Zagora
    DirectorBarbara Eder
    Script supervisorRosa Schein
    EditorBjörn LindgrenMiniserie
    EditorJörg KroschelZweiteiler
    EditorAndreas Nilsson [1]Miniserie
    Lighting technician / electricianSara GfrörerDeutschlandteil
    Lighting assistantSina BlumeDeutschland
    Makeup artist / hair stylistKatja Schulze [1]Deutschland - Teil
    Additional make up artistAndrea Braun
    Additional make up artistDiana Badalova
    Additional make up artistMiriam Hübner [1]
    Key makeup artist/hair stylistEmilia Grund
    ComposerIan Person
    ComposerKalle Gustafsson Jerneholm
    ProducerBettina Wente
    ProducerGunnar Karlsson
    Executive producerJoakim Hansson
    Executive producerPeter Possne
    Executive producerThomas Engström
    Executive producerWolfgang Cimera
    Executive producerJoakim Strand
    Production designerErwin W. Prib
    Assistant production designerNadja Götze
    Art directorSteffen GeitnerDeutschland
    Set decoratorEllen Somnitz
    Assistant set decoratorSvenja Scholz
    Prop masterKonstantin NessProp Master Berlin/NRW
    Standby propsAnne KühneSchweden/ Malmö
    Standby propsDavid Thummerer
    Assistant to propmaster /- buyerDavid PeichlBerlin / Köln
    Assistent stand by propmanHanna KlumppDeutschlandteil
    Location scoutRüdiger JordanNRW
    Location scoutMatthias Braun
    Set builderJoe Jörg SchreiterNRW
    Set builderStephen DavenportSet Dresser Berlin und NRW
    Scenic painterFee Doßmann
    Prop builderRobert Wiesnerprop "Handymesser"
    Graphic artistStefanie Butscheidt
    Property driverOliver OdenthalNRW
    Property driverThomas SchlegelBerlin
    Line producerErich Hörtnagl
    Line producerÅsa Karlsson
    Line producerHeinz-Georg Voskort
    Assistant to line producerJulia Rieve
    Production managerMatteo Canalis Wandel
    Post production supervisorArne MöllerDeutsche Synchronfassung
    Production coordinatorJudith HellriegelBerlin & NRW
    Health and safety coordinatorGrit BelitzDeutschlandteil
    Location managerFrank Leßmöllmann
    Location managerOliver Gimbel
    Location managerTanja RonsieckBerlin Teil
    Set manager/ floor managerDenis Küper
    Assistant set/floor managerJennifer Cassel
    Assistant set/floor managerDavid EndrichZusatz
    Set runnerKeno VarbanGermany
    Set runnerImmanuel SantalidisNRW
    Set runnerAnna Lee Engert
    Set runnerElena Eggerath
    Production driverDanielo Gallone
    Production driverPhilipp RempeszBonn/Köln/Essen
    Production driverRobert James NapierZusatz 4 Tage,
    ScreenwriterDonna Sharpe
    ScreenwriterSara Heldt
    Literary sourceThomas Engström
    Production sound mixerManuel Vogt
    Boom operatorFelix Kaufmann
    Boom operatorGregory Oke
    Sound re-recording mixerHans SchumannMusikEdit - ZDFE_VERSION
    Stuntman/womanSascha Girndt
    Stuntman/womanPatrick Richter [2]
    Commissioning editorDaniel BlumZDF

    Facilities

    DepartmentCompanyComment
    GripStefan Visse-Hövels FahraufnahmenTrailer
    Extras/Bit PlayerAgentur Filmgesichter | Johanna RagwitzBerlin & NRW/ Köln/ Bonn
    Extras/Bit Playercologne casting pool Thomas Müller
    Finance/Law/Insuranceadag Payroll Services GmbHKomparsenabrechnung
    Production Servicesbloc inc filmservice GmbH+ Trailer + Aggregat
    Production ServicesBPS Sicherheit GmbHNachtbewachung NRW
    Production ServicesCineblock Media GmbHAbsperrmaßnahmen NRW
    Production ServicesFire and Rescue Service GmbH & Co. KGBrandschutz, Set-Medic
    Production ServicesJOLA-RentMaske,Garderobe,Castaufenthalte
    Production ServicesMSB Mietservice Berlin e.K.WC-Wagen + Miettoiletten
    Production ServicesNeels Mobil GmbHAufenthaltsmobil
    Production Servicesplan-b-servicesdiverse Reinigungen
    Transportation, Travel and AccomodationBPS Sicherheit GmbHTag & Nachtwachen, Technikwachen, Umsetzter und Helfer
    Costumesco.co costume servicesKB: Ute Paffendorf
    CostumesCOMME des COSTUMESKB: Ute PAffendorf
    CostumesFilmcops e.K.Polizeiuniformen, Polizeirequisiten
    CostumesKostümfundus Babelsberg GmbHKB. Ute Paffendorf
    CostumesPATIN-A SHOP GmbHCostume supplies
    CostumesTheaterkunst GmbH KostümausstattungKB: Ute Paffendorf
    CostumesWellenstein zeitgenössische Kostüme GmbHKB: Ute Paffendorf
    DecorationGRAFIKWERKDigitaldrucke
    PropsSturm Handels GmbHRequisiten
    Vehicles and aircraftsJOLA-RentBrandschutz und Set Medic Köln
    Vehicles and aircraftspolizeiteam.deUnipkws, Unipolis
    Vehicles and aircraftsTeamwork-Filmservice GmbHUnipkws,Unipolis,Uni

    Awards

    Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
    Wotan Wilke Möhring2020Jupiter Award [de]Bester TV-DarstellerNominated

    TV-broadcast

    TypeCountryStationDate / TimeComment
    First showingGermanyZDF [de]Sunday, 24/11/2019, 10.15 PM2. Teil: 25.11.2019 um 22.15 Uhr (jeweils 115 min)