Book
English

Trier on von Trier

Lars Von Trier (interviewee), Stig Björkman (interviewer)
Subject
Von Trier, Lars
Title
Trier on von Trier / edited by Stig Bjorkman
Interviewee
Lars Von Trier
Interviewer
Stig Björkman
Language
English
Original language
Swedish
Publisher
London: Faber and Faber, 2003
X, 274 p. : ill.
ISBN
0-571-20707-3
Placing suggestion
798.53 (SISO) Acteurs - Regisseurs (ZIZO)

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About Lars Von Trier

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Lars von Trier (né Trier; 30 April 1956) is a Danish film director and screenwriter with a controversial career spanning more than four decades. His work is known for his trilogies (Europa, The Kingdom, Golden Heart, America, and Depression) as well as its genre and technical innovation, confrontational examination of existential, social, and political issues, and his treatment of subjects such as mercy, sacrifice, and mental health.

Among his more than 100 awards and 200 nominations at film festivals worldwide, von Trier has received: the Palme d'Or (for Dancer in the Dark), the Grand Prix (for Breaking the Waves), the Prix du Jury (for Europa), and the Technical Grand Prize (for The Element of Crime and Europa) at the Cannes Film Festival. Von Trier is a recipient of Academy Award nomination.

Von Trier is the founder and shareholder of the Danish …Read more on Wikipedia