A film by Arnaud des Pallières
World premiere date: May 24, 2013, Compétition Officielle - Festival de Cannes 2013
French release date: July 3, 2013
In the 16th century in the Cévennes, a horse dealer by the name of Michael Kohlhaas leads a happy and prosperous family life. When a lord treats him unjustly, this pious, upstanding man raises an army and puts the country to fire and sword in order to have his rights restored.
With Mads Mikkelsen, David Bennent, Paul Bartel, Bruno Ganz, Mélusine Mayance, David Kross, Sergi Lopez, Amira Casar, Denis Lavant, Roxane Duran, Delphine Chuillot, Jacques Nolot