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Das Leben der Anderen The lives of others  Cover Image DVD DVD

Das Leben der Anderen [videorecording] = The lives of others / Sony Pictures Classics ; eine Wiedemann & Berg Filmproduktion ; im Verleih der Buena Vista International in Coproduktion mit Bayerischer Rundfunk Arte ... ; Buch und Regie, Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck.



Set in East Berlin in 1984, a secret service agent assigned to monitor a playwright and his girlfriend begins to question his assignment and his loyalty to the government.

Item details

  • ISBN: 1424837421
  • ISBN: 9781424837427
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (137 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2007, c2006.

Contents / Notes

General Note:
Special features: director's commentary ; interview with Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck ; 'The making of The lives of others' ; deleted scenes ; previews.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Gabriel Yared, Stéphane Moucha ; director of photography, Hagen Bogdanski ; editor, Patricia Rommel.
Participant or Performer Note:
Martina Gedeck, Ulrich Mühe, Sebastian Koch, Ulrich Tukur, Thomas Thieme.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; for some sexuality/nudity.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
In German with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Secret service > Germany > Drama.
Eavesdropping > Drama.
Electronic surveillance > Drama.
Genre: Motion pictures, German.
Foreign films > Germany.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.

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  • 4 / 5 copies available at PINES (Show)
  • 1 / 1 copies available at Flint River Regional Library System (Show)
  • 1 / 1 copies available at Peachtree City Library


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