Duel in the Night
Filmfest 2007

DUEL IN THE NIGHT Jonas Birke, a new inspector in the Frankfurt homicide division, has only one night to make the charge stick on the man arrested for the murder of a former police officer because his boss is set on announcing the suspect’s name to the press the next morning. One night – normally enough time considering the man's previous record and all the evidence points to his actually having committed the crime. But as far as Birke is concerned, a suspect is not guilty until every single doubt has been removed – and there are just too many loose ends...

tags: Feature film

Cast: Jürgen Vogel, Iris Berben, Uwe Kockisch, Ina Weisse, Peter Lechbaumer


Director: Matti Geschonneck