The lives of others = Das Leben der anderen / eine film von Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck ; eine Wiedemann & Berg Filmproduktion ; im Verleih der Buena Vista International ; in Coproduktion mit Bayerischer Rundfunk, Arte, Creado Film ; produzenten, Quirin Berg, Max Wiedemann ; buch und regie, Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck.

Title
The lives of others = Das Leben der anderen / eine film von Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck ; eine Wiedemann & Berg Filmproduktion ; im Verleih der Buena Vista International ; in Coproduktion mit Bayerischer Rundfunk, Arte, Creado Film ; produzenten, Quirin Berg, Max Wiedemann ; buch und regie, Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck.

ISBN
9781424837427

Publication Information
Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2006.

Physical Description
1 videodisc (ca. 138 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

General Note
Special features and enhancements may vary by copy.
 
Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
 
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround; anamorphic widescreen presentation aspect ratio 2.35:1.
 
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation, Dolby Digital 5.1.

Summary
The East German government ensures its claim to power with a system of control and surveillance. An agent investigating an artistic couple gets immersed into their lives.

Corporate Subject
Germany (East). Ministerium für Staatssicherheit -- Drama.

Geographic Term
Berlin (Germany) -- Drama.

Subject Term
Secret service--Germany (East) -- Drama.
 
Police patrol -- Surveillance operations -- Drama.
 
Dissenters--Germany--Berlin -- Drama.
 
Blacklisting of entertainers -- Drama.
 
Foreign language films.

Genre
Spy films.
 
Films for the hearing impaired.
 
Historical films.
 
Feature films.
 
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
 
German language films.
 
German language materials.

Added Author
Henckel von Donnersmarck, Florian, 1973-
 
Koch, Sebastian, 1962-
 
Thieme, Thomas.
 
Mühe, Ulrich, 1953-2007.
 
Gedeck, Martina.
 
Tukur, Ulrich, 1957-
 
Bauer, Hans-Uwe, 1955-
 
Knaup, Herbert, 1956-

Added Corporate Author
Wiedemann & Berg Filmproduktion.
 
Buena Vista International Film Productions.
 
Bayerischer Rundfunk.
 
Association relative à la télévision européenne.
 
Creado Film.
 
Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
 
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)

Added Uniform Title
Leben der Anderen (Motion picture)

Language Note
In German with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles.

Audience
MPAA rating: R for some sexuality/nudity.

Performer
Sebastian Koch, Thomas Thieme, Ulrich Tukur, Ulrich Muhe, Martina Gedeck, Hans-Uwe Bauer, Herbert Knaup.

Production Credits
Director, Florian Henckel Von Donnersmarck.


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