The Germanic cult 'Colonia Dignidad' abused children, tortured and killed prisoners in its secret compound. Now, with Chilean dictator Pinochet gone, Leo Ramírez, a young federal prosecutor, must bring its leader Paul Schaefer to justice.
Leo takes Klaus to his sister Carmen's house. He is initially unsure if he can trust Klaus, but a shared memory proves Klaus is his brother. Leo and Pamela discover that Hausmann forged Pedro's death...
Inspired by a true story, Dignity takes us to Chile just after Pinochet's regime, and a violent Germanic cult called Colonia Dignidad, set up by former Nazi soldier Paul Schaefer. Young federal prosecutor Leo Ramírez is to bring the sect's leader to justice after its decades-long history of torture, child abuse and murder. Leo is also motivated by his younger brother Pedro dying there in mysterious circumstances as a child. Schaefer paid for Leo's education in Germany to keep him quiet, but now he is ready to tear him and Colonia apart. Matters are complicated by the arrival of someone who claims to be Pedro.
A haunting thriller inspired by the real-life story of a German sect in Chile Established by former Nazi soldier Paul Schaefer in a quiet Chilean town, the mysterious, Germanic cult 'Colonia Dignidad' forged a decades-long history of torture, child abuse and murder within the walls of its vast compound, protected by General Pinochet's dictatorship. Now, with a new government in power, Chile is finally ready to end Colonia's violent legacy. Young federal prosecutor Leo Ramírez is tasked with bringing the sect's elusive leader Paul Schaefer to justice.