In the July 2012 installment of our Film of the Month series, we are taking a closer look at the German police story series Unter Verdacht. The series premiered in 2002 on arte, our featured episode Hase und Igel was first aired in 2007. The critically acclaimed show features Senta Berger as the title character and main hero of the show, Dr. Eva Prohacek, head of department 411, internal affairs.
In this episode of the show, the former cop Thomas Sell, played by Christoph Waltz, claims that he was framed by Prohacek’s boss, Dr. Reiter, and spent 13 years in prison for a crime he did not commit. Will Dr. Prohacek be able to bring the case to light before it’s too late?
Find out more in Ghost’s review of Unter Verdacht !