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Man Bites Dog (It Happened in Your Neighborhood)

A Feature film by Benoît Poelvoorde, Rémy Belvaux, André Bonzel

Produced by Les Artistes Anonymes

Release in France : 04/11/1992

    Synopsis

    A mockumentary in which a camera crew follows Ben, a serial killer who has a particular liking for elderly and middle-class victims. But the filmmakers find themselves increasingly caught up in Ben’s crimes.

    Actor

    Production and distribution

    Executive Producer :

    Les Artistes Anonymes

    Subject

    LIBERATION
    An often amusing parody on television reports that follows in the tracks of a serial killer. 

    POSITIF
    Thanks to the talent, audacity, and inventiveness of its creators, this work […] reaches beyond the rules of the genre to offer a vibrant reflection on the representation of violence in movies.

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Black comedy

    Themes :

    Violence, Murder, Human nature

    Production language :

    French

    Coproducer countries :

    Belgium, France (100%)

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Production year :

    1992

    French release :

    04/11/1992

    Runtime :

    1 h 32 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Approval :

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Aspect ratio :

    1.66

    Audio format :

    Mono

    Rating restrictions :

    Under 18