Contains 4 worksheets: one for GCSE classes, one for AS or A Level pupils and two film review sheets at different levels. Teachers’ Notes included.
About the film
Das Leben der Anderen (2006)
Directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck
Running time 132 minutes approx.
Set in the DDR in 1984, Gerd Wiesler, a Stasi member, is given the job of spying
on the playwright Georg Dreyman who seems not to contradict the DDR régime, but whom
the authorities suspect neverthless. As Wiesler gets to know more about Dreyman,
his work, colleagues and girlfriend, he becomes strangely attracted to his way of
thinking and finally faces a dilemma about what to do. With Ulrich Mühe (Wiesler),
Sebastien Koch (Dreyman) and Martina Gedeck (Christa-
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