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Erik Nietzsche | Lars Trier | Lars Von Trier
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[press conference at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival, following the screening of Melancholia
(2011)] I really wanted to be a Jew and then I found out I was really a Nazi, you know, because my family was German, which also gave me some pleasure. [Hitler] did some wrong things, absolutely, but I can see him sitting in his bunker at the end. He's not what you call a good guy, but I understand much ...
He was due in 2007 to begin work on a horror movie, Antichrist, which postulates the Earth was created by Satan rather than God. However, it was reported in May 2007 that he was suffering from depression and might cease film-making altogether.
His films are often made as part of a trilogy (Golden Heart trilogy, USA trilogy, the Depression trilogy)