The Forger

a film by Maggie Peren


Germany/ Luxembourg

Synopsis

Jewish aesthete Cioma, 21, does not let anyone take away his joy of life, especially not the Nazis. In 1942, he has to find new ways to make his living in Berlin and escape deportation. In the process he discovers his talent for forgery: not only with passports, but also his own identity.

Written & Directed by

Maggie Peren

Camera

Christian Stangassinger

Costume Design

Diana Dietrich

With

Louis Hoffman, Jonathan Berlin, Luna Wedler

Supported by

Filmfund Luxembourg, FFA, DFFF, FFF, ZDF / ARTE

Producers

Alexander Freitzemeyer, Dietrich Kluge, Martin Kosok, Bady Minck, Alexander Dumreicher-Ivanceanu

Production

Dreifilm

Co-Production

AMOUR FOU Luxembourg, Network Movie

Distribution Germany

X Verleih

Worldsales

Beta Cinema