Generation War ,The story’s conclusion is set in a time shortly after the end of the war in 1945.and first aired in Germany and Austria in March 2013. The series tells the story of five German friends, aged around 20, on their different paths through Nazi Germany and World War II as Wehrmacht soldiers on the Eastern Front, a war nurse, an aspiring singer, and a Jewish tailor.The narrative spans over four years starting in 1941 Berlin, when the friends meet up for a last time before embarking on their journeys,enthusiastically vowing to meet up again the following Christmas. The Economist stated that hardly any German TV drama ever caused that much public debate.The film’s portrayal of its main characters as non-zealots, spirited young people forced to confront unpleasant realities and make agonizing choices, has been criticized as ahistorical; one critic described a leading character Friedhelm as “a 21st-century German parachuted into a period where he wouldn’t have survived more than a few seconds.The invasion is being pushed back by the Soviet Army, causing high casualties for the Germans.Critics have acknowledged the film to be well crafted, intense and unsparing in its depiction of combat on the eastern front.
During an assault in which almost his entire platoon is killed, Wilhelm is knocked unconscious by an explosion and left for dead. When he wakes up, instead of going back to the base, he finds a cabin by a lake and lives on his own for a few weeks. He is discovered by Military police and sentenced to death for desertion. Friedhelm, having been cut off from his unit during the earlier assault, escapes the Russians by wearing a Soviet uniform, only to be mistakenly shot by his own side when returning to his lines.He is taken to a field hospital where Charlotte discovers him and convinces the doctor to operate, saving his life.The invasion is being pushed back by the Soviet Army, causing high casualties for the Germans. During an assault in which almost his entire platoon is killed,Wilhelm is knocked unconscious by an explosion and left for dead.It was commissioned by public broadcasting organization ZDF, produced by the UFA subsidiary TeamWorx.
Written by—————–Stefan Kolditz
Directed by—————-Philipp Kadelbach
Starring——————-Volker Bruch,Tom Schilling,Katharina Schüttler,Miriam Stein,Ludwig Trepte
Theme music composer——-Fabian Römer
Country of origin———-Germany
Original language’s——–German, Polish