The Champagne Spy

  |  Buy to Own: 05/11/2007
  |  90 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Documentary about an Israeli spy whose alternate identity proved too tempting. From the only production team trusted by the inner circle of Isreal's preminent intelligence agency, and after 40 years of silence, this is the story of documented from an insider's perspective. A son reveals his father's secret life through family archives with his 8mm camera. Shadow operatives break their silence. A legendary spy was caught in a life he couldn't leave behind, torn between two worlds, two families and two countries. On a mission to Cairo, this Isreali officer would become the ex-Nazi millionaire playboy Wolfgang Lotz. A horsebreeder and spy with orders to penetrate the government's elite society and destroy the Egyptian weapons of mass destruction programme, led by Nazi scientists. He assumed a covert identity and everything that came with it - extravagant wealth, exotic women and powerful influence among world leaders.