We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Click here for more information.
AcceptReject

Beautiful, interesting, incredible cinema.

See what’s playing
7.9
/10
3,271 Ratings

EUROPA

Trailer
Directed by Lars von Trier
Denmark, Spain, 1991
Drama, History, Avant-Garde

Synopsis

American pacifist (and naive) Leopold Kessler stumbles into a job as a sleeping-car conductor for the Zentropa railways in a Kafkaesque 1945 postwar Frankfurt, where he gets caught in a whirlpool of conspiracies and Nazi sympathisers. A runaway-train ride to an oddly futuristic past.

Synopsis

American pacifist (and naive) Leopold Kessler stumbles into a job as a sleeping-car conductor for the Zentropa railways in a Kafkaesque 1945 postwar Frankfurt, where he gets caught in a whirlpool of conspiracies and Nazi sympathisers. A runaway-train ride to an oddly futuristic past.

Trailer
EuropaDirected byLars von Trier

Showing as part of

  • Loading...
  • Loading...
  • Loading...
  • Loading...

Awards & Festivals

Show all (15)
Cannes Film Festival
1991 | 3 wins including: Best Artistic Contribution
1991 | Nominee: Palme d'Or
European Film Awards
1992 | 2 nominations including: European Actress of the Year

Related films