• Born date: 1890-12-05
  • Born in: Austria-Hungary
  • Death date: 1976-08-02
  • Death in: Beverly Hills, California
Fritz Lang

Friedrich Christian Anton "Fritz" Lang (December 5, 1890 – August 2, 1976) was a German-Austrian filmmaker, screenwriter, and occasional film producer and actor. One of the best known émigrés from Germany's school of Expressionism, he was dubbed the "Master of Darkness" by the British Film Institute.