In Danish director Lars von Trier’s latest he tackles the theme of apocalypse, with Earth threatened by a rogue planet which, in recognition of its potential to collide with our world and devastate it even worse than we’ve managed to do so far, we dub “Melancholia”.

The 2010 film screens Thursday and Saturday at the RPL Theatre at 7 p.m., and Friday and Sunday at 9 p.m.┬áHere’s the trailer.