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Like the omnipresent tentacles of east germany's onetime secret police, the lives of others grips like a boa constrictor superbly cast drama. The lives of others (original german: das leben der anderen) is a 2006 film about the monitoring of the cultural scene of east berlin by agents of the stasi, the. At first glance, “the lives of others” is just another “1984”-aping, “big brother is watching,” dystopian storyline after all, the film is set in east. In 1984 east berlin, stasi hauptmann gerd wiesler is assigned to bug playwright georg dreyman wiesler discovers that the state's interest in.
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The lives of others, set mostly in east berlin in 1984, five years before the fall of the berlin wall, opens with a respected stasi surveillance. Winner of the foreign language oscar 2007 in contrast to light-hearted films about east germany, the lives of others ventures off the beaten track and tells its . East berlin, november 1984 five years before its downfall, the former east- german government (ddr) ensured its claim to power with a ruthless system of.
An east german stasi officer spies on a loyal playwright who has a lover. Ulrich mühe and sebastian koch star in this absorbing german thriller. He sits like a man taking a hearing test, big headphones clamped over his ears, his body and face frozen, listening for a faraway sound. You can help support the lives of others — and lead by example in the process — by committing some of your free time to pro-social pursuits.