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The Captain

The Captain

A Feature film by Robert Schwentke

Produced by Alfama Films Production

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)

    Executive Producer :

    Alfama Films Production

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Alfama Films Production

    Foreign production companies :

    Filmgalerie 451, Opus Films

    French distribution :

    Alfama Films Production

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    Full credits (10)

    Screenwriter :

    Robert Schwentke

    Director of Photography :

    Florian Ballhaus

    Editor :

    Michal Czarnecki

    Music Composer :

    Martin Todsharow

    Costume designer :

    Magdalena J. Rutkiewicz-Luterek

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :


    Sub-genre :

    Drama, War

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    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

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    Color type :

    Black & White

    Rating restrictions :

    Under 12