drama

Fatherland

Anton Ebergard, a journalist famous for his cutting expos?s on dirty public officials, is falling on hard times. His new book’s selling poorly, he was thrown out of his job in a prestigious newspaper. Anton’s daughter takes part in street protests and ends up behind bars. Money’s scarce: the bank is pressuring Anton who’s behind on his mortgage payments. To get a job as a publicity officer at a city council Anton has gone against his convictions. He warns the corrupt Mayor that the law enforcement’s planning to catch him red-handed when taking a bribe. Entering the office, the former journalist starts sinking into the dark underworld of off-the-books deals and ruthless subterfuge, losing his friends and loved ones. Each new decision takes him further away from his former principles and ideals. In the end, he becomes one of the people he’s spent half of his life fighting.

Production year:
2020
Genre:
drama
Seasons:
Season 1 : 10х48'
Status:
soon on air
Production:
Russian World Studios