Department of Germanic Studies

The Idiots

Lars von Trier (1998)

Mon, October 1, 2012 | Burdine Hall 337

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The Idiots
The Idiots

The Idiots

A group of perfectly intelligent young people decide to react to society's aimless, non-creative and non-responsible form of intelligence by living together in a community of "idiots". Their main activity is to go out into the world of "normal" people and pretend to be mentally retarded in order to create anarchy everywhere they go and by every possible means try to make people annoyed, disturbed, miserable, ridiculous, angered, and shocked. They succeed…

This film is part of the Lars von Trier film series.

For more information contact Jakob Holm.

Sponsored by: The Department of Germanic Studies

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