Let’s Talk About Lars von Trier’s Antichrist (2009)

Masterpiece or piece of misogyny?

Some films are divisive. Sometimes, it is their directors who are divisive. Lars von Trier always makes sure to tick both boxes, yet in Antichrist (2009), he takes both forms of polarization, distorts them and elevates the concept to a whole new level of controversy. I can’t think of any film, interview or review that…