The Element of Crime

Directed by Lars von Trier

Sun 1 OctHis first to court controversy, von Trier¹s début feature is a spectacular, operatic horror-thriller, set in Northern Europe. Aided by his mentor (Knight), a world-weary detective (Elphick) puzzles his way through the mad mathematics of the “lotto killer”. Film fans will revel in the myriad of movie influences and references that seep into every exquisite frame.

104 minutes

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