Wednesday, January 02, 2008

The Lives of Others

Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck's The Lives of Others, now available on DVD, is the best feature film debut by a director since Orson Welles's Citizen Kane. Coming it seemed out of nowhere and defying all the conventional wisdom of the motion picture industry, Donnersmarck achieved a remarkable commercial and critical success with his first full-length film, culminating when it won the Oscar for Best Foreign Picture of 2006.
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1 comment:

karyn said...

The Lives of Others was my favorite movie that I saw in 2007 and you should ALL see it.