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The Captain

The Captain

A Feature film by Robert Schwentke

Release in France : 21/03/2018


    In the last moments of World War II, a 19 year old private, ragged and starving, steals a captain's uniform. Impersonating an officer he gathers a group of deserters and proceeds to kill and plunder his way through a beaten Nazi Germany. The Captain marks writer/director Robert Schwentke's return to Germany.

    Actors (10)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Co-production :

    Alfama Films Production

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Alfama Films Production

    Foreign production companies :

    Filmgalerie 451, Opus Films

    French distribution :

    Alfama Films Production

    Photos (9)

    Full credits (4)

    Screenwriter :

    Robert Schwentke

    Music Composer :

    Martin Todsharow

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :


    Sub-genre :

    Drama, War

    Production language :


    Coproducer countries :

    Germany (68.0%), France (20.0%), Poland (12.0%)

    Original French-language productions :


    Nationality :

    Minority French (Germany, France, Poland)

    Production year :


    French release :


    Runtime :

    1 h 58 min

    Current status :

    Upcoming release

    Approval :