Screenplay: Fred Breinersdorfer and Leonie-Claire Breinersdorfer
Directed by: Oliver Hirschbiegel
Produced by: Lucky Bird Pictures
Year 2014

The new film by Oliver Hirschbiegel: "ELSER - he had the world is changing." By April 2015 - 70 years after Elser's death - starts the film in German cinemas. In the leading roles Christian Friedl, Katharina Schüttler, Burghart Klaußner and Johann von Bülow play.

What would have been spared the world would Georg Elser (Christian Friedel) succeeded: On November 8, 1939, two months after the attack of Nazi Germany on Poland, the resistance fighters committed Elser in Munich Bürgerbräukeller a bomb attack. There are a large number of leading Nazis had gathered. His goal was the death of the Nazi leadership, and especially of Adolf Hitler. Unforeseen leave Hitler and members of his staff the event a little earlier, so that Elser's attempt to put an early end to the war, ultimately fehlgehlt only 13 minutes.


Teaser clip

Weidenberg: Kurier-TV blickt hinter die Kulissen zum Kinofilm "Elser"