True Story
Filmfest 2015

German Age Rating

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When disgraced New York Times reporter Michael Finkel meets accused killer Christian Longo, who has taken on Finkel's identity, his investigation morphs into an unforgettable game of cat-and-mouse. Based on actual events, Finkel's relentless pursuit of Longo's true story encompasses murder, love, and deceit.

tags: Justice, Feature film, Thriller, Crime/Murder

Cast: James Franco, Jonah Hill, Felicity Jones, Maria Dizzia, Ethan Suplee


Screenplay: Rupert Goold, David Kajganich

Original Material: Michael Finkel

Director of Photography: Masanobu Takayanagi

Film Editor: Christopher Tellefsen, Nicolas de Toth

Composer: Marco Beltrami

Production Designer: Jeremy Hindle

Costume Design: Catherine Marie Thomas

Sound: Leslie Shatz

Producer: Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Anthony Katagas

Production Company: New Regency, Plan B

Distributor: Twentieth Century Fox of Germany GmbH

Director: Rupert Goold