Lad De Små Børn * Paprika Steen * 2004

aftermath

Another film in the Danish summer series of the Dutch public television. This is a hard film to review, because the essential ingredient is something that you are left to guess for in the beginning. It becomes clear rather soon, but I wouldn’t want to give it away aforehand. The film begins with scenes of people who on first sight have nothing to do with eachother. Obviously something terrible has happened to some of them. The film tells the story of these two people process the events and how people in their neighbourhood stand in the situation. This isn’t a particularly joyfull film, but quite a nice one to see some time. -14/8/05-

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