Babylon Berlin is a German neo-noir television series. It is created, written and directed by Tom Tykwer, Achim von Borries and Hendrik Handloegten, based on novels by German author Volker Kutscher. The series takes place in Berlin during the Weimar Republic, starting in 1929. It follows Gereon Rath, a police inspector on assignment from Cologne who is on a secret mission to dismantle an extortion ring, and Charlotte Ritter, police clerk by day, flapper by night, who is aspiring to become a police inspector.
|author||Achim von Borries Hendrik Handloegten Tom Tykwer|
|award||Bavarian TV Awards Best drama series European Film Academy Achievement in Fiction Series Award Grimme-Preis Magnolia Award for Best Foreign TV Series Romy|
|director||Achim von Borries Hendrik Handloegten Tom Tykwer|
|recordedAt||Bavarian Railway Museum|