The Lives of Others
In 1984 East Germany, Stasi agent Gerd Wiesler (Ulrich Muhe), a highly skilled spy and commited supporter of the communist regime. His mission is to spy on a celebrated writer and actress couple, Georg Dreyman (Sebastian Koch) and Christa-Maria Sieland (Martina Gedeck). The reigning German Democratic Republic maintained a ruthless system of control and surveillance via the Stasi. They built a vast network of informers of up to 200,000 people out of a population of 17 million. Their goal is to know everything about "the lives of others."
M Contains sex scenes.
Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck