Hindenburg: The Last Flight

  • Hindenburg © Erik Lee Steingroever

  • The passenger deck on MMC’s soundstage 53 in Cologne, Germany. The passenger deck could be tilted up to an incline of 45 degrees, so that the final moments of the Hindenburg could be simulated realistically. © Erik Lee Steingroever

  • The 98 ft. long and 49 ft. high tail fin of the Hindenburg which was built by MMC’s art department on MMC’s soundstage 53 in Cologne, Germany. © Erik Lee Steingroever

  • Hindenburg © Erik Lee Steingroever

  • Hindenburg © Erik Lee Steingroever

  • “Hindenburg” on MMC’s soundstage 53 in Cologne, Germany: The dining room set, after it went up in flames during the filming of the Hindenburg crash scene. © Erik Lee Steingroever

Title: Hindenburg: The Last Flight

Production Company: teamWorx (DE) and EOS Entertainment (DE) in co-production with RTL (DE)

Director: Philipp Kadelbach

DoP: David Slama

Production Design: Benedikt Herforth

Cast: Greta Scacchi, Stacy Keach, Lauren Lee Smith, Max Simonischek, Ulrich Noethen, Wotan Wilke Möhring, Hannes Jaenicke, Heiner Lauterbach, Jürgen Schornagel, and many more

Supported by: Film- und Medienstiftung NRW, FilmFernsehFonds Bayern

Filming Locations: MMC’s soundstage 53 and MMC’s soundstage 41 in Cologne (Germany), former airport Cologne-Butzweilerhof (Germany), former military airfield Hopsten-Dreierwalde (Germany), et al.

MMC’s Services:

  • service production
  • soundstages
  • production offices
  • set construction (on stage and on location)

More information: Hindenburg – The Last Flight

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