About a filmmaker not only revisiting, but also recreating (not in a conventional sense) one of his first films, 1967's The Perfect Human [Det perfekte menneske].

  1. Jørgen Leth

    Author, Director

  2. Lars von Trier

    Author, Director

  3. Asger Leth


  4. Sophie Destin


Top Billed Cast

  1. Claus Nissen

    The Perfect Man - from 'Det perfekte menneske' 1967

  2. Lars von Trier

    Lars von Trier

    Himself - Obstructor / Lars von Trier

  3. Majken Algren Nielsen

    The Perfect Woman, from 'Det perfekte menneske' 1967)

  4. Jacqueline Arenal

    The Perfect Woman, Cuba

  5. Daniel Hernandez Rodriguez

    The Perfect Man, Cuba

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The Five Obstructions
The Five Obstructions



Original Title De fem benspænd

Status Released

Release Information

  • May 26, 2004


Original Language Danish

Runtime 1h 30m

Budget -

Revenue -



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