Lang (richt) on the set o Woman in the Moon
|Born||Friedrich Christian Anton Lang|
5 December 1890
|Dee'd||2 August 1976 (aged 85)|
Beverly Hills, Californie, U.S.
|Thrift||Film director, film producer|
|Hauf-marrae(s)||Lisa Rosenthal (1919–1921)|
Thea von Harbou (1922–1933)
Lily Latté (1971–1976)
Friedrich Christian Anton "Fritz" Lang (December 5, 1890 – August 2, 1976) wis a German-Austrian filmmaker, screenwriter, an occasional film producer an actor. Ane o the baist kent émigrés frae Germany's schuil o Expressionism, he wis dubbed the "Master o Darkness" bi the Breetish Film Institute. His maist famous films include the grundbreakin Metropolis (the warld's maist expensive silent film at the time o its release), an M, made afore he moved tae the Unitit States, which is considered tae be a precursor tae the film noir genre.