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Planes in the night (Flyvere i natten)

Tobias Gundorff Boesen - Danmark
2014 — Fiction — English subtitles

9-year-old Valdemar lives alone with his father Bo in a dilapidated farmhouse. Father and son are best friends, but Bo is has a drinking problem and Valdemar is often forced to be the grown-up around the house. Valdemar suspects the social worker of planning to forcibly remove him from home, and begins an imaginary battle to defend the farm. Seeing his son fight for their future gives Bo the reason to look deep within himself and make a change before it is too late.

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