• The Billion Dollar Code
  • The Billion Dollar Code
  • The Billion Dollar Code

The Billion Dollar Code

by Oliver Ziegenbalg, Robert Thalheim Series

Based on true events, this mini-series tells the incredible story of two German computer pioneers who go to court for their rights as inventors of the Google Earth algorithm in a battle against a seemingly invincible opponent. From the hacker scene in post-reunification Berlin in the 1990s to the idealistic world of early Silicon Valley and the harsh reality of a multi-million dollar lawsuit, The Billion Dollar Code tells of a great friendship, loyalty and the question of justice in the digital age. A David-versus-Goliath battle based on a true story. ZFF screens the latest Netflix series in its entirety as a world premiere.

Age rating: from 12 years

  • Genre: Drama
  • Country, Year: Germany, 2021
  • Runtime: 265 Min
  • Languages: German, English
  • Subtitles: English, German
  • Creators: Oliver Ziegenbalg, Robert Thalheim
  • Director: Robert Thalheim
  • Cast: Mark Waschke, Mišel Matičević, Leonard Scheicher, Marius Ahrendt, Lavinia Wilson, Seumas Sargent
  • Screenplay: Oliver Ziegenbalg, Robert Thalheim
  • Cinematography: Henner Besuch
  • Editors: Stefan Kobe, Anja Siemens
  • Music: Uwe Bossenz, Anton Feist
  • Producers: Robert Thalheim, Oliver Ziegenbalg, Andreas Banz, Annie Schilling
  • Production Companies: Kundschafter Filmproduktion GmbH, Sunnysideup Filmproduktion
  • World Sales: Netflix
  • Swiss Distribution: Netflix
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