The Idiots (1998)
overview : With his first Dogma-95 film director Lars von Trier opens up a completely new film platform. With a mix of home-video and documentary styles the film tells the story of a group of young people who have decided to get to know their “inner-idiots” and thus not only facing and breaking their outer appearance but also their inner.
Release Date : Apr 28, 1998
Runtime : 1h 57m
Companies : Zentropa Entertainments, DR TV
Countries : Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden
Keywords : mentally disabled, lifestyle, commune, test of courage, idiot, publicity, staging, normality, social control, mockery, simulation, bodily disabled person, psychology, freedom, coercion