The Weissensee Saga

The Weissensee Saga

3 Seasons

DRAMA | GERMANY | GERMAN WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES | TV-PG
A sweeping, gripping family saga of conflicting loyalties, love and betrayal, set behind the Iron Curtain in 1980s East Berlin. Uwe Kockisch (Donna Leon's Brunetti) stars as Hans Kupfer, a Stasi officer whose youngest son, Martin, falls in love with Julia, the daughter of a dissident singer. Their courtship threatens the safety of both families, and sets into motion tumultuous events which play out over the course of the subsequent decade.

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The Weissensee Saga
  • One Night In June

    Episode 1

    A routine traffic stop changes the lives of young police officer Martin Kupfer and Julia Hausmann, the daughter of a dissident singer. Directed by Friedemann Fromm, 2010.

  • The Prodigal Daughter

    Episode 2

    Fearing that his son Martin is endangering the family’s standing, Hans forbids him all contact with Julia. Directed by Friedemann Fromm, 2010.

  • All For Love

    Episode 3

    Hans attempts to sabotage Martin and Julia's plans to move in together. Directed by Friedemann Fromm, 2010.

  • Old Flames

    Episode 4

    Hans and Falk clash over the fate of Dunja Hausmann, who suspects Julia of leaking information to the Stasi. Directed by Friedemann Fromm, 2010.

  • The Concert

    Episode 5

    Tensions between Falk and Martin reach a breaking point as Martin refuses to take part in a raid. Directed by Friedemann Fromm, 2010.

  • At The End Of The Day

    Episode 6

    As Falk pressures Dunja into cooperating with the Stasi, Hans secretly intervenes on Martin's behalf. Directed by Friedemann Fromm, 2010.