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Beyond the Manifesto: The Dogme Legacy

Dogme95 was an avant-garde filmmaking movement started in 1995 by the Danish directors Lars von Trier and Thomas Vinterberg. Dogme95 was made up of a set of rules to create filmmaking based on traditional values of story, acting and theme, and exclude special effects and technology.

After more than 10 years since the most recent Dogme movie was added to the thirty plus strong catalogue of films by the Dogme Secretariat , the governing board who decided which films were to be added to the movement, Dogme ’95 remains a film movement that . . .

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Christopher is a Film Studies Masters student at the University of Warwick. His interests are Danish and Scandanavian cinema, American Independent cinema and experimental music.