Lars Van Trier Made A Cartoon When He Was Just 11—And Wow, Is It Creepy

Melancholia and Antichrist director Lars Von Trier has a taste for the unsettling and bizarre, and it's apparently a taste he developed at an early age. When Von Trier was just 11 years old, he made his very own stop-motion animated film, and it's pretty weird. » 6/17/14 6:00pm 6/17/14 6:00pm

Lars von Trier's movie Nymphomaniac puts the SFX in sex

When you finally get to see the graphic sexual content of cinematic auteur Lars von Trier's upcoming film Nymphomaniac, you need to know that's not really Shia La Boeuf graphically fucking Charlotte Gainsbourg. It's half of him, thanks to some completely insane VFX. » 5/21/13 7:00am 5/21/13 7:00am

What if Lars von Trier directed a Donald Duck movie?

As a completely depraved thought experiment, the Icelandic comedy troupe Mid-Island forced Disney's cantankerous, pants-less mallard to conform to the gritty, hyper-spartan "Dogme 95" style pioneered by Danish directors like Lars von Trier. » 4/17/12 12:30pm 4/17/12 12:30pm

Planetary Collisions and Other Disasters: Lars von Trier's…

You've probably heard that Melancholia is depressing and nihilistic — after all, it starts with the world being destroyed, and then rewinds, so that the rest of the film takes place on an Earth we know is doomed. » 11/10/11 9:00am 11/10/11 9:00am

New Melancholia trailer shows the wedding at the end of the world

Watch the new trailer for Lars von Trier's beautifully shot apocalypse movie, Melancholia, which takes place at the world's fanciest wedding, on the eve of the apocalypse. » 8/30/11 6:30am 8/30/11 6:30am

First Clip from Lars von Trier's Arty Disaster Porn Film, Melancholia

Watch as Kirsten Dunst embraces the reality that the end of the world is nigh — by calling the Earth evil and refusing to grieve for our planet! It's disaster porn, Lars von Trier style! » 5/12/11 6:30am 5/12/11 6:30am

Von Trier's Science Fiction Epic Will Be Romantic — And Genital…

Danish director Lars Von Trier, best known for the brutal Dogville and slasher movie Antichrist, is turning his baleful gaze to science fiction. But fear not: the scenery won't consist of outlines and labels, and no genitals will be harmed. » 10/09/09 11:55am 10/09/09 11:55am