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Dogtooth (Canino)

Yorgos Lanthimos

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Edition:


2009

Section:


Official Fantàstic Competition

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Synopsis:


A married couple and their three children live happily in a high standard villa surrounded by a palisade. Only the father can leave the house the children are manipulated in an alternative reality that keeps them completely isolated from all contact with the outside. A cat is a bloodthirsty predator, Frank Sinatra is the family’s grandfather and sex is just another bodily function in the hilariously grotesque Dogtooth, a surprising tour de force where the fixed shot is an impassive executioner and the banality of its setting becomes a mesmerizing and disturbing atmosphere.

Director biography:


Yorgos Lanthimos

Born in Athens, he directed dance videos, music video and shorts, before taking the leap to feature length with Kinetta (05). He rose to fame with a symbol of new Greek film, Dogtooth (09), followed by Alps (11) and The Lobster (15).

Cast & Crew:


GRÈCIA. 2009

Director: Yorgos Lanthimos
Productor: Yorgos Tsourgiannis
Productor executiu: Iraklis Mavroidis
Guió: Yorgos Lanthimos, Efthimis Filippou
Fotografia: Thimios Bakatakis
Muntatge: Yorgos Mavropsaridis
Direcció artística: Elli Papageorgakopoulou 
So: Leandros Ntounis
Intèrprets: Christos Stergioglou, Michelle Valley, Aggeliki Papoulia, Christos Passalis, Mary Tsoni
Durada: 96 minuts

Original Language:


Greek

Subtitles:


Spanish, English, Catalan

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