House made of SplintersSimon Lereng Wilmont

Three children temporarily removed from their parents find friendship and a spark of hope within the walls of an orphanage in eastern Ukraine. In this war-torn and impoverished region, where addiction casts a dark shadow over many families, three children await a decision about their near future: will they return or go to a new home? A moving and intimate portrait of a remarkable stopover where dedicated social workers try to give care, support and confidence to children who need it more than anything.

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War & conflict Coming of age

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Directed by Simon Lereng Wilmont
Denmark, Finland, Ukraine, Sweden
2022 87 min.

Subtitles: English




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