THE FOURTH STATE

YEAR OF THE SNAKE (THE)

By Dennis GANSEL

FILM EUROPE (CZECH REPUBLIC) - as DISTR Theatrical, TV, DVD-video, VOD / BROAD

Thriller - Completed 2011


    • Year of production
    • 2011
    • Genres
    • Thriller
    • Countries
    • GERMANY
    • Duration
    • 105 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Dennis GANSEL
    • Writer(s)
    • Dennis GANSEL
    • Producer(s)
    • Nico HOFMAN (UFA CINEMA GMBH), Thomas Peter FRIEDL (UFA CINEMA GMBH), Nina MAG (UFA CINEMA GMBH)
    • Synopsis
    • Based on events surrounding the Moscow terrorist attacks of 1999, THE YEAR OF THE SNAKE tells the gripping story of gossip reporter Paul Jensen, who goes to Moscow to find himself but falls victim to Russian domestic policy intrigues. The story paints a fascinating and highly controversial political image of contemporary Moscow, where archaic power structures, extravagant lifestyles and political activism collide.
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