• Single All the Way
  • Fulgor (El)
  • Bruno Reidal
  • Being
  • Small Body
  • Ney: Under the Skin
  • Cobalt Blue
  • White Noise
  • When the Dawn Comes
  • Deep Waters
  • Blurred Lines / Stambul Garden
  • Downton Abbey: A New Era
  • Lost Dog
  • Michel-le-s
  • Vênus de Nyke
  • Desire Machine
  • Homens Pink
  • Transversais
  • Wigudun, Soul of Two Spirits
  • Nun of Your Business
  • Oleanders (The)
  • Last Image (The)
  • City of Abysses (The)
  • Boy Like That (A)
  • Novice (The)
  • House of Gucci
  • Fino ad essere felici
  • Alone Time
  • Pat Rocco Dared
  • Boulevard! A Hollywood Story
  • Girl Like You
  • Pure Grit
  • Official Competition
  • Mayor Pete
  • Water Boys
  • Zip it
  • Bird Flew In (A)
  • My Heart Goes Boom!
  • Noise of Engines (The)
  • Memories of a Murderer: The Nilsen Tapes


Country: Germany, Language: German, English, Arabic, 108 mins

Original Title

Operation Curveball
  • Director: Johannes Naber
  • Writer: Oliver Keidel, Johannes Naber
  • Producer: Uta Cappel, Cornelius Conrad, Antonio Exacoustos, Stefanie Groß, Amir Hamz, Manfred Hattendorf, Joseph M'Barek, Silke Schütze, Christian Springer, Fahri Yardim

CGiii Comment

The grotesque, at times even surreal, true story of how the Iraq war was started based on nothing but fake intelligence and the involvement of the German government and the German secret service.


Cast & Characters

Sebastian Blomberg (as Dr. Wolf)
Franziska Brandmeier (as Meg Wolf)
Jeff Burrell (as John)
Marcus Calvin (as CIA Mann)
Mike Davies (as Uniformierter)
David A. Hamade (as Bassam)
Simon Kerrison (as BND Agent)
Virginia Kull (as Leslie)
Thorsten Merten (as Schatz)
Dar Salim (as Rafid Alwan)
Michael Wittenborn (as Retzlaff)
George W. Bush (as Self (uncredited) (archiveFootage))
Joschka Fischer (as Self (uncredited) (archiveFootage))
Colin Powell (as Self (uncredited) (archiveFootage))
Donald Rumsfeld (as Self (uncredited) (archiveFootage))
Gerhard Schröder (as Self (uncredited) (archiveFootage))
Jörg Wischnauski (as BND Beamter (uncredited))