Antichrist(Movie, 2009)

| 1h 48min | Genres: Drama, Horror, Thriller
AntichristRating: 3.3/5 (with 643 votes)
Antichrist is a 2009 English-language Danish experimental horror film written and directed by Lars von Trier, and starring Willem Dafoe and Charlotte Gainsbourg. It tells the story of a couple who, after the death of their child, retreat to a cabin in the woods where the man experiences strange visions and the woman manifests increasingly violent sexual behaviour and sadomasochism. The narrative is divided into a prologue, four chapters and an epilogue. Written in 2006 while von Trier had been hospitalised due to a significant depressive episode, the film was largely influenced by his own struggles with depression and anxiety. Filming began in the late summer of 2008, primarily in Germany, and was a Danish production co-produced by several other film production companies from six different European countries. After its premiere at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival, where Gainsbourg won the festival's award for Best Actress, the film immediately caused controversy, with critics generally praising its artistic e... ()
Movie poster of Antichrist

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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 1h 48min
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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 1h 48min
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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 1h 48min
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Awards & Nominations for Antichrist

Nordic Council Film Prize

About Antichrist

A grieving couple retreats to their cabin 'Eden' in the woods, hoping to repair their broken hearts and troubled marriage. But nature takes its course and things go from bad to worse.

Trailer for Antichrist + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Trailer(Trailer, 2:06)

Additional Information

Director: Lars von Trier
Screenwriter: Lars von Trier
Film Editor: Åsa Mossberg
Director of Photography: Anthony Dod Mantle
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"O antihristos"
Budget: 11,000,000 USD
Revenue: 791,867 USD (= 7%)
Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1

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