4.0
11,081 Ratings

Dancer in the Dark

Directed by Lars von Trier
Denmark, 2000

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Synopsis

A Czech immigrant (played by Björk who won the Best Actress prize at Cannes for her devastating performance) copes with her encroaching blindness by escaping into musical fantasies.

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Dancer in the Dark
Directed by Lars von Trier

Awards & Festivals

Festival de Cannes

2000 | 2 wins including: Palme d'Or

Academy Awards

2001 | Nominee: Best Music, Original Song

Independent Spirit Awards

2001 | Winner: Best Foreign Film

Village Voice Film Poll

2000 | Nominee: Best Film