Michael Kohlhaas

2013
Rated TBC by the BBFC

Synopsis

A horse trader in 16th-century feudal France is humiliated when a nobleman brazenly steals two of his animals. He swears revenge, resorting to increasingly fanatical and violent methods as he raises an army to bring down the entire society. Historical drama based on Heinrich von Kleist's novel, starring Mads Mikkelsen and Melusine Mayance. In French, German and Occitan.