Breaking the Waves is a 1996 film, which was directed by Lars von Trier. The film is set in a fishing village at the Scottish Highlands, UK during the 1970's. ReferencesEdit ↑ Breaking the Waves (1996). The Numbers. Retrieved on 26 July 2018. ↑ Guardian 20 October 2010 - Breaking the Waves Retrieved from "https://movies.fandom.com/wiki/Breaking_the_Waves?oldid=130046" Categories: 1996 films Rated R Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.