Tiefe Wunden (Deep Wounds)

Oliver von Bodenstein (Tim Bergmann) and his colleague Pia Kirchhoff (Felicitas Woll) investigate amongst the highest social circles of the Taunus: Holocaust survivor Josua David Goldberg has been literally executed in his own house. Using the victim’s blood, the murderer wrote down the number “16145” on the hallway mirror. At autopsy, pathologist Henning Kirchhoff discovers remains of a tattoo, which was common for members of the “Waffen-SS”. Other murders with the same pattern take place. Why does someone kill three old people? And what does the mysterious number mean? Every victim was related to the well-known businessman’s widow Vera Kaltensee (Nicole Heesters)…




  • Genre: Crime (Adaption of bestselling crime series)
  • Writer (novel): Nele Neuhaus
  • Writer (screenplay): Anna Tebbe
  • Director: Marcus O. Rosenmüller
  • DoP: Stefan Spreer
  • Cast: Tim Bergmann, Felicitas Woll, Nicole Heesters, Kai Scheve, Michael Schenk, Manfred Zapatka, Ernst Stötzner, Kyra Mladeck, Uwe Bohm, Barnaby Metschurat, Charlotte Bohning, Dieter Hallervorden, Gudrun Landgrebe, Eva Zeidler, Dieter Schaad, Michaela Schaffrath, Julika Jenkins, Anke Sevenich, Peter Davor, and many more
  • TV premiere on the ZDF channel: 2nd February 2015 (TV rating: 20 %, 6.66  million spectators)



  • Publisher: Ullstein/List
  • More than 6 million sold copies in Germany
  • All 7 parts were registered in the bestseller register (Spiegel magazine)
  • Snow White Must Die: the best sold fiction paperback for 8 weeks (Amazon)
  • Sold in 25 countries worldwide
  • Snow White Must Die: Gold Edition because of 1 million sold copies