Magazine article Screen International

Brugger Takes on Quatraro Mystery

Magazine article Screen International

Brugger Takes on Quatraro Mystery

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Zentropa's Peter Engel producing.

Having tackled corruption and diamond smuggling in central Africa in their highly controversial feature doc The Ambassador (on TrustNordisk's Berlinale slate), producer and director team Peter Engel and Mads Brügger are turning their attention closer to home.

Zentropa's Engel has confirmed that they are now moving ahead with The Quatraro Mystery, which is already 75% shot. This film explores the strange and sinister way in which Italian EU official Antonio Quatraro died in 1983.

Quatraro fell out of his office window in 1993. At the time, he was in charge of the tobacco subsidies in the EU. He was about to go to court on corruption charges. The circumstances of his death have baffled and intrigued conspiracy theorists ever since.

Brügger has already spent two years researching the film. …

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