Brandauer, Koch spy on 'Harry Wind'


"The Lives of Others" star Sebastian Koch is joining veteran actor Klaus Maria Brandauer to star in the spy thriller "The Interrogation of Harry Wind" from Swiss first-time director Pascal Verdosci.

Set in Zurich in the 1950s, "Wind" is based on a true story. It follows special agent Rappold (Brandauer), who receives a major espionage assignment shortly before retirement.

One of Switzerland's top PR managers, Harry Wind (Koch) has been accused of spying, and Rappold has to bring him down.

"Wind" will be produced by Alex Martin of Switzerland's Sunvision Filmatelier and is set for a 2008 theatrical release.