In his films and books, Heinrich Breloer has brought many characters from German history back to life.
Now it is Bertolt Brecht’s turn. The two-part series will be the TV event of the spring. Congenial Burghart Klaußner stars as Brecht. Over decades, Breloer talked with Brecht’s contemporaries, lovers, family members and friends, with his allies and those he rejected. And now he has written a mighty book: Brecht. Der Roman seines Lebens [“Brecht: The Novel of His Life”]. Host: Bettina Böttinger