• Medea (1995)

Medea

Release Date: June 26th, 1995

DVD Release Date: May 20th, 2003

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 15 min

Plot Summary

Kreon (Henning Jensen), the King of Corinth, offers the hand of his daughter, Glauce (Ludmilla Glinska), to valiant adventurer Jason (Udo Kier). The catch is that Jason's present wife, Medea (Kirsten Olesen), and his two children must leave the kingdom. Jason tries to convince his wife that it is all for the better, guaranteeing her a life of wealth and ease. Medea, however, sensing that her family is being destroyed, descends into madness and commits a horrendous crime.

Cast: Kirsten Olesen, Udo Kier, Ludmilla Glinska, Henning Jensen, Baard Owe

Director: Lars von Trier

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Rivalry, Revenge, Son, Transformation, Wife, Daughter

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