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Babylon Berlin

Season 1 2017

  • 2017-10-12T22:00:00Z on Sky 1
  • 55 mins
  • 7 hours, 20 mins (8 episodes)
  • Germany
  • German
  • Drama

Beneath the decadence of 1929 Berlin, lies an underworld city of sin. Police investigator Gareon Rath has been transferred from Cologne to the epicenter of political and social changes in the Golden Twenties.

8 episodes

1x01 Episode 1

  • Series Premiere

    2017-10-12T22:00:00Z — 55 mins

Berlin, April 1929: Cologne police lieutenant Gereon Rath (Volker Bruch) joins his colleague Bruno Wolter (Peter Kurth) in the investigation against a porn ring in Berlin. After a raid his case turns into a new direction after stumbling over a photograph. He meets the stenographer Charlotte Ritter (Liv Lisa Fries) who feeds her family with work for the police. In a heist on a freight train russian revolutionaries append a wagon with explosive content to be smuggled to Berlin.

1x02 Episode 2

  • 2017-10-12T22:00:00Z — 55 mins

Rath attempts to interrogate Konig further about the missing film reel, and the Russian revolutionaries' location is revealed by an informant.

1x03 Episode 3

  • 2017-10-19T22:00:00Z — 55 mins

Kardakov flees after the Soviet attack on The Red Fortress. Rath receives an uninvited guest in his apartment.

1x04 Episode 4

  • 2017-10-19T22:00:00Z — 55 mins

The May Day stand-off between communist protesters and police erupts in bloody violence.

1x05 Episode 5

  • 2017-10-26T22:00:00Z — 55 mins

As Berlin becomes increasingly politically charged, those in charge look to change the discourse on the May Day violence.

1x06 Episode 6

  • 2017-10-26T22:00:00Z — 55 mins

Kardakov seeks help in retrieving the Sorokins' gold. Rath faces a moral dilemma, and Bruno makes a power play.

1x07 Episode 7

  • 2017-11-02T23:00:00Z — 55 mins

Lotte's private investigation leads her to the depot where the hijacked train is held. Rath relives painful memories of the front.

1x08 Episode 8

  • 2017-11-02T23:00:00Z — 55 mins

Rath and Bruno finally get a lead to the location of the missing film reel, but after the truth come the consequences.