The House That Jack Built | Denver Film Society | Lars von Trier | Denmark

The House That Jack Built

Lars von Trier

Dark Comedy, Drama, Horror

English, German, ItalianDenmark2018151 minWebsite


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Boundary-pushing cinematic visionary Lars von Trier (Antichrist) returns with one of his most daring, masterfully provocative works yet. In five audacious episodes, failed architect and arch-sociopath Jack (Matt Dillon) recounts the elaborately orchestrated murders—each, as he views them, a towering work of art—that define his “career” as a serial killer. Mixing pitch black humor, transcendent surrealism, and renegade musings on everything from history to architecture to cinema, von Trier fashions a radical, blazingly personal inquiry into violence, art, and the twin acts of creation and destruction. With Uma Thurman, Riley Keough, and Bruno Ganz.

Cinematographer: Manuel Alberto Claro | Screenwriter: Lars von Trier, story by Jenle Hallund
Cast: Matt Dillon, Uma Thurman, Bruno Ganz, Siobhan Fallon, Riley Keough, Sofie Gråbøl, Jeremy Davies
Additional Countries: France, Germany, Sweden