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

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Directed by

Arnaud des Pallières

Written by

Heinrich von Kleist (Novel)
Arnaud des Pallières (Screenplay)
Christelle Berthevas (Screenplay)

Runtime

122 minutes

Country

Germany, France

Language

French

Cast

Keywords

sword 16th century historian