Der gleiche Himmel

The Same Sky
A ‘Romeo’ agent is smuggled into 1970s West Berlin to capture the heart of a woman working for the NSA. Whilst he explores life with Western hard currency, the socialist daily routine of his family on the other side of the Wall is thrown into disarray.
by Paula Milne, Oliver Hirschbiegel
with Tom Schilling, Sofia Helin, Friederike Becht, Ben Becker, Jörg Schüttauf, Hannes Wegener, Stephanie Amarell, Godehard Giese
Germany / Czech Republic 2016 German 95’ Colour


  • Tom Schilling (Lars Weber)
  • Sofia Helin (Lauren Faber)
  • Friederike Becht (Sabine Cutter)
  • Ben Becker (Ralf Müller)
  • Jörg Schüttauf (Gregor Weber)
  • Hannes Wegener (Axel Lang)
  • Stephanie Amarell (Klara Weber)
  • Godehard Giese (Conrad Weber)


Creator Paula Milne
Director Oliver Hirschbiegel
Screenplay Paula Milne
Cinematography Judith Kaufmann
Art Director Bernd Lepel
Editing Alexander Dittner
Sound Tomas Belohradsky
Producer Friedemann Goez
Co-Producer Michal Pokorný
Executive Producers Benjamin Benedict, Ferdinand Dohna, Nico Hofmann, Paula Milne, Dirk Schürhoff, Tracey Scoffield, Sebastian Werninger
Co-Production MIA FILM s.r.o. Prag, Tschechische Republik
In Cooperation with Rainmark Films Ltd. London, Großbritannien
Broadcaster ZDF Mainz, Deutschland