David Tennant (Doctor Who) makes a much-anticipated return to the West End in a blistering reimagining of one of Britain’s most powerful political plays. As the world faces its Second World War, John Halder—a good, intelligent German professor—finds himself pulled into a movement with unthinkable consequences.
Olivier Award-winner Dominic Cooke (Follies) directs C.P. Taylor’s timely tale, with a cast that also features Elliot Levey (Coriolanus) and Sharon Small (The Bay).
Filmed at the Harold Pinter Theatre in London. National Theatre Live broadcasts filmed performances to cinemas so audiences around the world can experience the best of London’s theater productions.