A film director and a script writer (performed by Lars von Trier and Niels Vørsel themselves) write a screenplay, in which an epidemic spreads about the whole world. Like the protagonist they do not notice, that a real epidemic is developing around them. Written by
Fredrik Klasson <email@example.com>
11 September 1987 (Denmark)
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Aspect Ratio: 1.66 : 1
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The script von Trier and Vørsel have just finished writing at the beginning of the film is titled "The Policeman and the Whore" - an apparent reference to their previous collaboration, The Element of Crime
(1984), whose lead characters are a detective and a prostitute. See more
What the hell. All a nigger needs are loose shoes, tight pussies, and a warm place to shit.
The film's title appears in red letters in the upper left corner of the screen for the entire length of the film. See more
Referenced in Lars von Trier Anecdotes
Tannhäuser (The Overture)
Composed by Richard Wagner See more