Best Movies of Frederick Lau

Victoria (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 159 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 77 | Earnings: null

A young Spanish woman who has recently moved to Berlin finds her flirtation with a local guy turn potentially deadly as their night out with his friends reveals a dangerous secret.


Die Welle (2008)

Aggregate Rating: 81 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A high school teacher's experiment to demonstrate to his students what life is like under a dictatorship spins horribly out of control when he forms a social unit with a life of its own.


Der Hauptmann (2017)

Aggregate Rating: 72 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

In the last moments of World War II, a young German soldier fighting for survival finds a Nazi captain's uniform. Impersonating an officer, the man quickly takes on the monstrous identity of the perpetrators he is trying to escape from.


Picco (2010)

Aggregate Rating: 72 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Kevin is new in youth prison. Due to over-occupancy he has to share a cell with Tommy, Andy and Marc. A partnership of convenience in a system where only the strong prevail and which is ...


Gutland (2017)

Aggregate Rating: 67 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A surrealist rural noir about a German thief who flees to a small Luxembourg village only to discover that the locals have secrets of their own.


SMS für Dich (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 67 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A young woman whose boyfriend died is trying to find her way back into life.


Das Leben ist nichts für Feiglinge (2012)

Aggregate Rating: 67 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A family struggles to come to terms with the death of the mother and the illness of the grandmother.


Wer küßt schon einen Leguan? (2004)

Aggregate Rating: 67 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Tobias, aged 13, lives in an East German city and his life is as depressing as the blocks of flats in his quarter. He doesn't know who his father is, his classmates think he is "anti social...


Simpel (2017)

Aggregate Rating: 65 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Ben and Barnabas are unseparatable since they are small. The two of them, however, are no ordinary pair of brothers, for Barnabas, with his twenty-two years, remained mentally at the age of...


Das kalte Herz (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 61 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

German tale, about a man, who sold his heart to some kind of a wood dwarf for money and power.


Freischwimmer (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 61 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null


Was du nicht siehst (2009)

Aggregate Rating: 59 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

This impressive psychological thriller about a sensitive German adolescent grappling with his father's suicide and his mother's new boyfriend plays out against the eerie woods and fantastic rock formations of the Brittany Coast.


Sweethearts (2019)

Aggregate Rating: 57 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Forced together by fate and an ill-executed diamond robbery, professional criminal Mel and her easily-panicked hostage Franny are in a race against time. Soon pursued by a relentless ... See full summary »


Tod den Hippies!! Es lebe der Punk! (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 57 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

1980: 19 year old Robert, fed up with Hippy phoniness and bourgeoise narrow mindedness alike, flees the German provinces for West Berlin. A tour de force through the glorious dirt of West Berlin ensues. Full of sex, drugs, love and PUNK.


Nightlife (2020)

Aggregate Rating: 54 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Milo works as a bartender in Berlin and one night gets to know his dream woman Sunny through a series of coincidences. The two meet for a date, but the perfect romantic evening so far.


Betonrausch (2020)

Aggregate Rating: 0 | Imdb: 0 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Charting the rise and fall of three corrupt real estate agents who accumulate absurd wealth in no time but fall into a vortex of fraud, greed and drugs.