Posts Tagged ‘dogtooth’

Two more months and we’ll be on the home stretch towards the awards season again. Everybody knows that if it’s a year Christopher Nolan is busy filming rather than releasing, cinema practically dies from the end of the Oscars in March until the beginning of October. I’ve found a few exceptions, but this year is […]


Christos Stergioglou (Father), Michele Valley (Mother), Aggeliki Papoulia (Older daughter), Mary Tsoni (Younger daughter), Hristos Passalis (Son). Screenplay by Giorgos Lanthimos and Efthymis Filippou. Directed by Giorgos Lanthimos. Rating: 18. Running time: 94 minutes. Dogtooth is adventurous, horrifying filmmaking. It shoves a repulsive educational experiment down our throats with a bold no-questions-asked approach, and leaves us with the possible motives untouched as to why a couple would ever […]