Stasi drama 'Lives' tops Teuton Lolas

Meza, Ed
May 2006
Daily Variety;5/15/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 31, p7
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the success of the film "The Lives of Others," by writer-director Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck in winning most of the awards at the 56th German Film Awards. The film focuses on the dreaded Stasi secret police force of the former ex-East Germany. Hans-Christian Schmid's fact-based exorcist drama "Requiem" picked up five awards. The author cited winners of other major awards.


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