The three children begin their dance performance in Yorgos Lanthimos's 2009 Dogtooth

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Dance+: Dogtooth

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Extreme adolescent awkwardness and dysfunction in the dance scene from Yorgos Lanthimos’s 2009 Dogtooth
Anastasio Koukoutas
The distorting mirror of dance reflects an intimate reality of adolescent vulnerability in Dogtooth (2009)

 

Cinema is often a distorting mirror of society, accentuating its controversies or fooling us by making the phenomenal look ordinary. Yorgos Lanthimos’ Dogtooth (2009), is a film of rare, disturbing…

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