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    DOGTOOTH
    Un Certain Regard

    KYNODONTAS

    (DOGTOOTH)

    Directed by : Yórgos LÁNTHIMOS

    Year of production : 2009 Country : GREECE Length : 96 minutes

    Un Certain Regard Prize - Groupama Gan Foundation for Cinema , 2009

    Synopsis

    The father, the mother and their three kids live in a house at the outskirts of a city. There is a tall fence surrounding the house. The kids have never left the house. They are being educated, entertained, bored and exercised in the manner that their parents deem appropriate, without any influence from the outside world. They believe that the airplanes flying over are toys and that zombies are small yellow flowers. The only person allowed to enter the house is Christina. She works as a security guard at the father’s business. The father arranges her visits to the house in order to appease the sexual urges of the son. The whole family is fond of her, especially the eldest daughter. One day Christina gives her as a present a headband that has stones that glow in the dark and asks for someth

    Credits

    - Script / Dialogue

    - Director

    - Script / Dialogue

    - Cinematography

    - Set decorator

    - Film Editor

    - Sound

    Casting

    - Father

    - Mother

    - Elder Daughter

    - Son

    - Christina

    - Younger Daughter

    Film poster © DR

    Further information

    Press area See the programme

    Contacts

    Production

    BOO PRODUCTIONS - Boo Productions 26,Ierou Lohou Str., 151 24 Athens GREECE - T: +30210 6100730 - F: +30210 6106790 - www.booproductions.gr

    YORGOS LANTHIMOS - GREECE

    HORSEFLY PRODUCTIONS - GREECE

    GREEK FILM CENTRE - GREECE

    Distribution

    MK2 / ABBAS KIAROSTAMI - T: 33 (0)1 44 67 30 80 - www.mk2.com - laurence.gachet@mk2.com

    French press

    MK2 / ABBAS KIAROSTAMI - T: 33 (0)1 44 67 30 80 - www.mk2.com - MONICA DONATI - monica.donati@mk2.com

    International press

    PREMIER PR - T: +33 (0)4 93 99 50 21 - www.premierpr.com - GINGER CORBETT

    International sales

    MK2 INTERNATIONAL SALES - T: +33 (0)1 44 67 30 00 - www,mk2.com - mathilde.henrot@mk2.com

    Un Certain Regard Yórgos LÁNTHIMOS

    KYNODONTAS

    The father, the mother and their three kids live in a house at the outskirts of a city. There is a tall fence surrounding the house. The kids have nev...
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