Mack the Knife - Brecht's Threepenny Film (2018)

6 09/13/2018 (DE) DramaComedyFantasy 2h 10m


Following the phenomenal success of “The Threepenny Opera”, the film industry wants to win over the celebrated author. But Bertolt Brecht is not prepared to play by their rules. His concept of the “Threepenny Film” is radical, uncompromising, political, and incisive.

  1. Joachim Lang

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Lars Eidinger

    Lars Eidinger

    Berthold Brecht

  2. Tobias Moretti

    Tobias Moretti


  3. Hannah Herzsprung

    Hannah Herzsprung

    Polly / Carola Neher

  4. Joachim Król

    Joachim Król

    Jonathan Jeremiah Peachum

  5. Claudia Michelsen

    Claudia Michelsen

    Frau Peachum

  6. Christian Redl

    Christian Redl

    Tiger Brown

  7. Robert Stadlober

    Robert Stadlober

    Kurt Weill

  8. Britta Hammelstein

    Lotte Lenya/Jenny

  9. Peri Baumeister

    Peri Baumeister

    Elisabeth Hauptmann

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Mack the Knife - Brecht's Threepenny Film
Mack the Knife - Brecht's Threepenny Film

Original Title Mackie Messer - Brechts Dreigroschenfilm

Status Released

Original Language German

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