SundanceTV and Sundance Now have unveiled their fall slates – including season two of SundanceTV’s critically acclaimed spy series Deutschland 86.
SundanceTV also has the Leonardo DiCaprio-produced documentary two-night event Jonestown: Terror in the Jungle.
Sundance Now’s highlights include: Dead Lucky – a crime thriller told from different points of view (starring Six Feet Under’s Rachel Griffiths); 54 Hours, which examines an armed bank robbery gone awry in 1988; season four of the French-language spy thriller, The Bureau; psychological thriller The Cry (starring Jenna Coleman); and Cheat – about a dangerous relationship between university professor Leah and her student.
SundanceTV’s U.S./Germany co-produced espionage series Deutschland83 has been renewed – set three years later, it will now entitled Deutschland86 and will have Stasi agent Martin Rauch banished to South Africa.
Set against the backdrop of real events during the last Summer of Anxiety, Martin’s mission will take him to Johannesburg, Tripoli, Paris, West Berlin and finally back to East Berlin.
The series’ return date is to be determined. Follow the jump for more details.