CLUB OF PARASITES (2019)
(Orig. CLUB DER PARASITEN)
Crime Comedy Series (8 x 30min)
CLUB OF PARASITES is a comedy series about old vs young, Cum-Ex, patriarchy, and golf.
Anti-capitalist LEA (18) is arrested because of a political art action against Google and sentenced to community service at the elite “non-profit” golf club, Schloss Tornow. Her judge wants her to learn how nice and cultivated rich people really are. There she stumbles upon a vast tax fraud scheme. Lea eventually joins forces with JONATHAN (21), the sensitive son of the club president who is desperately in love with his childhood friend PINA (19). Despite their contrasting backgrounds, the unlikely pair become friends and allies as they secretly work to expose the criminal dealings of club members engaging in Cum-Ex. Unconsciously, Lea and Jonathan are dragged into those criminal dealings. More and more they become corrupt themselves by trying to fulfill their dreams…
Creators & Co-Authors: Isabella Oliveira Parise Kröger, Henning Wagner
Script: Ralf Husmann