Lars von Trier

Lars Von Trier under treatment for drug, alcohol addiction

Controversial Danish director Lars Von Trier has revealed that he is undergoing treatment for alcohol and drug addiction.

Nov 29, 2014, 15:49 PM IST

Racy von Trier film, film on radical Catholics, paired in Berlin

Danish director Lars von Trier premiered a "director`s cut" of `Nymphomaniac` at the Berlin film festival on Sunday, but stayed away from the media on a day that also saw the premiere of a film about strict Catholicism`s impact on a teenage girl.

Feb 10, 2014, 02:58 AM IST

From Tokyo to Texas, Berlin festival films dissect family life

Portrayals of the difficulties of family life in Tokyo around World War Two and in Texas in the 21st century lend a domestic tone to the Berlin Film Festival`s competition this year.

Jan 17, 2014, 00:34 AM IST