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by Dennis Gansel


Celebrity journalist from Berlin travels to Russia to forget his personal and professional worries and immerse himself in Moscow’s wild party scene. But a chance encounter with a young activist draws him into a web of political intrigue that ends up costing him dearly.

international title: The Fourth State
original title: Die vierte Macht
country: Germany
sales agent: Celluloid Dreams
year: 2012
genre: fiction
directed by: Dennis Gansel
film run: 115'
release date: DE 08/03/2012, AT 09/03/2012, CZ 25/04/2013
screenplay: Dennis Gansel
cast: Moritz Bleibtreu, Kasia Smutniak, Max Riemelt, Mark Ivanir, Rade Serbedzija
cinematography by: Daniel Gottschalk
film editing: Jochen Retter
art director: Matthias Müsse
music: Heiko Maile
production: Ufa Cinema, Seven Pictures Film
distributor: Universal Pictures International Germany, Universal Pictures International Austria GmbH, Film Europe, Film Europe s.r.o.