The legendary Hotel Sacher becomes the setting for a multi-layered social drama in this historical multi-part film. In closely interwoven strands that create a modern genre mix of melodrama and morality tale, crime and thriller elements, a chronicle of the glory and downfall of old Austria is told along the eventful lifelines of the protagonists.

Das Sacher: In Bester Gesellschaft

The legendary Hotel Sacher becomes the setting for a multi-layered social drama in this historical multi-part film. In closely interwoven strands that create a modern genre mix of melodrama and morality tale, crime and thriller elements, a chronicle of the glory and downfall of old Austria is told along the eventful lifelines of the protagonists. While the butcher's daughter Anna Sacher makes the hotel the most important meeting place of the imperial and royal elite around 1900, a complicated ménage à quatre develops between her guests, a Berlin publisher couple and an Austro-Hungarian aristocratic family. At the same time, a dark secret comes to light in the catacombs of the nearby opera house, and with the upheavals of the new century, the harbingers of a war that will change Europe forever appear

Release date:

2016