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3.9
1,735 Ratings

The Five Obstructions

De fem benspænd

Denmark, 2003
Documentary

Synopsis

An investigative journey into the phenomenon of filmmaking in which filmmaker Jørgen Leth remakes, not once but five times, his own 1967 short film The Perfect Human, each time within a series of guidelines and limitations imposed upon him by director Lars von Trier.

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The Five Obstructions Directed by Jørgen Leth, Lars von Trier

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

2003

Sundance Film Festival

2004

Toronto International Film Festival

2003

CPH-DOX

2003 | Nominee: CPH:DOX Award

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