Seen and Heard

Seen at the Movies:

I’ve expended a lot of energy over the years excoriating Lars von Trier’s mannered filmmaking and what I perceived to be his borderline Victorian attitudes towards women; let’s just say I found Breaking the Waves and especially Dancer in the Dark to be excruciating movie experiences. So I was prepped for von Trier’s latest, Dogville, which features yet another put-upon female, this time portrayed by Nicole Kidman. Advance word of the three

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