This talk focuses on the depictions of depression in contemporary Scandinavian cinema through a close analysis of Lars von Trier’s Melancholia and Joachim Trier’s Oslo, August 31st. Learn how narrative and aesthetic decisions were made to emphasize the somber tone of these films, and delve into the enigmatic portrayals of depression that leave an enduring mark on the history of Scandinavian cinema.
Digital Arts Resource Centre
67 Nicholas Street
Event Date: September 7 @ 6:00 pm
Event End Date: September 7 @ 8:00 pm