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4,372 Ratings


Directed by Harmony Korine
United States, 1997
Drama, Avant-Garde


In the directorial debut of indie king Harmony Korine, a group of eclectic, ennui-stricken teenagers kill time sniffing glue and killing cats in the tornado-scarred town of Xenia, Ohio.

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Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1997 | Honorable Mention: FIPRESCI Prize (Critics' Week)

Toronto International Film Festival


International Film Festival Rotterdam

1998 | Winner: KNF Award

Telluride Film Festival


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