THE IDIOTS 

By Lars von Trier

FACTS

Title: THE IDIOTS 
Original title: IDIOTERNE 
Director: Lars von Trier
Producers: Vibeke Windeløv 
Executive producers: Peter Aalbæk Jensen 
Film status: Internationally Premiered
Cast: Bodil Jørgensen, Jens Albinus, Anne Louise Hassing
Genre: Drama
Duration: 117 min
Language: Danish
Country of origin: Denmark
Scriptwriter: Lars Von Trier 
Production year: 1998

The Idiots is about a group of young people who share one interest: idiocy. With a large house as their base, they spend all their spare time together exploring the hidden and less appreciated values of idiocy.

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Festival overview

Ankara International Film Festival
2001-11-30

Bologna New Danish Cinema
2000-03-22

Brussels Dogma Non Dogma
2000-03-23

Budapest Int. FF
1998-10-08

Buenos Aires Festival Internacional
1998-11-12

Cairo International Film Festival
2000-11-07

Cannes Film Festival
1998-05-13

Cleveland Cinematheque
2004-03-01

Danish Bodil Award Show
1999-03-07

Danish Film Academy Award (Robert)
1999-02-27

Festroia Int. Film Festival (Setúbal-Portugal)
2000-06-01

Hamburg Filmfest GmbH
1998-09-23

Hong Kong Int. FF
1999-03-31

Istanbul International Film Festival
1999-04-17

Karlovy Vary Int. FF
1998-07-03

Kiev Melodist international film festival
2004-10-23

Kolkata FF
2003-11-10

London Film Festival
1998-11-05

Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage
1998-11-05

New Delhi int. Film Festival of India
2003-10-09

New York Brooklyn Academy
2001-04-01

New York Film Festival (Tibecka)
1998-09-25

Puerto Rico International Film Festival
1999-10-27

Reykjavik, Edda FF
1999-01-15

Rio De Janerio Film festival
1998-07-27

San Sebastian Film Festival
2004-09-16

Sao Paulo Int. Film Festival
1998-10-16

Sarajevo Film Festival
1998-08-21

Sochi International Fil Festival
1999-06-03

Split Film Festival , Adriatic coast of Croatia
2001-09-22

Tallinn Tarta, Black Nights FF
1998-12-02

Toronto Film Festival
2004-10-22

Usa University Screenings
2000-01-01

Vienna FF
1998-10-17

Warsaw Film Festival
1998-10-02

Zagreb Motovun Film Festival
2001-07-31