LARS VON TRIER

  • 'Nymphomaniac' posters show actors with postorgasmic expressions October 18, 2013

    New Delhi: The makers of upcoming film 'Nymphomaniac' have released the posters of the film. Directed by Lars von Trier, the film features Charlotte Gainsbourg, Uma Thurman, Christian Slater and Shia LaBeouf in pivotal roles. Lars von Trier is known for his innovative concepts and the posters of his new...
  • Terrence Malick epic wins Palme d'Or in Cannes May 23, 2011

    Cannes: US director Terrence Malick won the Palme d'Or for best picture at the Cannes film festival on Sunday for 'The Tree of Life,' a meditative, metaphysical epic starring Brad Pitt and Sean Penn. Only his fifth feature, the twohour 20minute contemplation on the origins of life and where we go...
  • Director apologises for Nazi jokes in Cannes May 19, 2011

    Cannes: Danish director Lars Von Trier apologised on Wednesday for joking about Nazis and Hitler to reporters at the Cannes film festival, remarks that shocked organisers and caused offence among Jewish groups. The maverick film maker is at the cinema showcase with competition entry "Melancholia", a grand cinematic statement on life,...
  • Film of cosmic chaos, end of Earth wows Cannes May 18, 2011

    Cannes: A cosmic collision brings the end to all life in "Melancholia", a grand cinematic vision from Danish maverick director Lars Von Trier that had the Cannes film festival buzzing with excitement on Wednesday. The movie, starring Kirsten Dunst and Charlotte Gainsbourg as troubled sisters facing imminent death, brings stunning images...