BHAGWAN – DIE DEUTSCHEN UND DER GURU

Jobst Knigge

Documentary Feature | D 2020 | 89' | German OV | FESTIVAL SUMMER

This documentary by Jobst Knigge tells the fascinating story of the the rise and fall of the Indian guru Bhagwan for the first time from the point of view of his German followers. What did they see in the man they worshipped and called Osho? The Sannyasin tell their very personal stories about ecstatic meditation, free love, power and violence, but also about happiness and disappointment, and about the building of a true empire of discos and restaurants all over Germany.

Tue | 10. Aug | 21:30 h

ODONIEN


In cooperation with WDR



Director
Jobst Knigge
Producers
Fabian Motz, Loraine Blumenthal
Executive Producers
Stefan Mathieu, Katrin Sandmann
Cinematography
Jean Schablin
Editing
Stefanie Reichel
Music
Hush Hush
Sound
Julius Hofstädter
Domestic Sales
WDR