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PRESENTS A film by Yorgos Lanthimos Greece, 2009, 96 minutes 35mm / 2.35 : 1 Press Contact: Rodrigo Brandão (212) 629-6880 ext 12 / [email protected] Press Materials: http://www.kino.com/press/dogtooth A Kino International Release from Kino Lorber, Inc. 333 West 39th Street, Suite 503 New York, NY 10018 SYNOPSIS A hyper-stylized mixture of physical violence and verbal comedy, Dogtooth is a darkly funny look at three teenagers confined to their parents’ isolated country estate and kept under strict rule and regimen — an inscrutable scenario that suggests a warped experiment in social conditioning and control. Terrorized into submission by their father, the children spend their days devising their own games and learning an invented vocabulary (a salt shaker is a “telephone,” an armchair is “the sea”) — until a trusted outsider, brought in to satisfy the son’s libidinal urges, starts offering forbidden VHS tapes in return for sexual favors. FESTIVAL/AWARD HIGHLIGHTS Best Film, Best D...