About the film
National Theatre Live : The Lehman Trilogy
Release Date: July 25, 2019
|Production Companies||:||The National Theatre, National Theatre Live|
|Director||:||Sam Mendes, Matthew Amos|
|Writers||:||Stefano Massini, Ben Power|
On a cold September morning in 1844 a young man from Bavaria stands on a New York dockside. Dreaming of a new life in the new world. He is joined by his two brothers and an American epic begins. 163 years later, the firm they establish – Lehman Brothers – spectacularly collapses into bankruptcy, and triggers the largest financial crisis in history.