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Michael Kohlhaas

Release Date: August 14, 2013 (France)
Genre: Drama, History
Director: Arnaud des Pallières
Writers: Heinrich von Kleist (Novel), Christelle Berthevas and Arnaud des Pallières.
Cast: Mads Mikkelsen, Mélusine Mayance, David Kross, Bruno Ganz, Roxane Duran.
Filming Locations: Chartreuse Pierre-Châtel, Virignin, AinFrance – Languedoc, France – Ferme des Boissets, Sainte-Énimie, Lozère, France – Château du Cheylard, Aujac, Gard, France.

In the 16th century in the Cévennes, a horse dealer by the name of Michael Kohlhaas leads a happy family life. When a lord treats him unjustly, he raises an army and puts the country to fire and sword in order to have his rights restored.