An affluent couple and their child arrive at their lakeside vacation home. Settling into their holiday routine, the family is visited by a pair of clean-cut young men in tennis whites, who inexplicably turn ruthless and brutal.
Before Caché and Amour, the controversial Michael Haneke made waves with this cult horror film: a ruthlessly clever, shocking, diabolical game—at once played by the characters, the director, and the viewer—that picks apart the genre at the same time it terrifies the audience.
Oskar Roehler, 2006, Germany
Andrey Zvyagintsev, 2003, Russia
Götz Spielmann, 2008, Austria
Harmony Korine, 2007, United States
David Lynch, 1997, United States
Park Chan-wook, 2003, South Korea
Tom Tykwer, 1998, Germany
Bong Joon-ho, 2006, South Korea
Michael Haneke, 2005, France
Pedro Almodóvar, 2004, Spain