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Empire Oktoberfest (WT)

Title: Empire Oktoberfest (WT)
Original title: Oktoberfest
Format: 6 x one hour, HD
Starring: Mišel Maticevic
Martina Gedeck (THE LIVES OF OTHERS)
Klaus Steinbacher
Mercedes Mueller
Directed by: Hannu Salonen
Produced by: Zeitsprung Pictures and violet pictures for BR / Degeto

Empire Oktoberfest (WT)

Oktoberfest is a 6-part limited series portraying two beer brewer dynasties fighting for domination of the famous beer festival in Munich. Set in Munich in 1898, the story revolves around a young girl who falls in love with a poor brewer's son against her father's wishes, who himself is a rich mobster who has come to town to try and bully his way into the inner circle of Munich's brewer dynasties. Soon blood is shed and the young brewer has to fight desperately in order to protect his own family from his love's father. A thrilling drama about intrigues, emancipation, love and class conceits that sheds light on the secluded world of breweries and pubs – the places where Munich's truly powerful secretly carry out their affairs – set against the backdrop of the world-famous, iconic beer spectacle.


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