The «Das Leben Der Anderen» a sincere attempt (within or outside the quotation marks) look at historical events but not prevent barely be baptized as such. Risky without another operation. But how and when it is not yet the world tries to find balance with capitalism triumphant winner and to dominate entirely (in the absence of counter-power), looking at the same time that others still to be expanded. Two systems, two worlds trying for years to impose each other in the world brantefer. The outcome of the match, though now known, does not ensure a priori the objective historical narrative (if there is objective meaning). Far from it. Presumably then, in the modern era of Celeron and spyware require a closer look in search of reality and individual freedom.
The film takes great avantage by Ulrich Muhe, who gives us an excellent internal interpretation. But the director (Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck) contribute to the realistic performance of the season with the colors and lighting have been studied thoroughly. Supportive but affects and photography, trying to convey the intensity of either the people or moments. Undoubtedly it is a functional production with clear guidelines.