The Boss of It All – 2006 – Lars von Trier

Lars von Trier lightens up significantly with this absurd Beckett-esque comedy. The film keeps the Dogme 95 aesthetic that von Trier pioneered as it follows an out of work actor who becomes an accidental director of a company. In parts it feels like a Danish version of The Office, but more off kilter and less intense. JJ

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