Lars von Trier enters the world of documentary filmmaking alongside his idol Jørgen Leth. Von Trier now challenges Leth to remake his 1967 film The Perfect Human five times, each time with a new obstruction, hoping each time that he will fail!
DVD, region 1; 5.1 surround sound.
English, Danish, French or Spanish dialogue with English subtitles.
Jørgen Leth, Lars Von Trier, Claus Nissen, Maiken Algren, Daniel Hernández Rodríguez, Jacqueline Arenal, Vivian Rosa, Patrick Bauchau, Alexandra Vandernoot.
Director of photography, Dan Holmberg ; editors, Camilla Skousen, Morten Højbjerg.
Special features: Jørgen Leth's 1967 short film, The Perfect Human; director's commentary by Jørgen Leth; theatrical trailers.
Consensus: Both an intriguing intellectual exercise and an amusing look at the contrasts between the two filmmakers.
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