Friday 25th March 4:30 PM - Alhambra
DetailsDirector: Laura Wandel Country: Belgium
Cert: 12A Year: 2021 Length: 72 minsLanguage: French
Score: 70.69% Attendance: 31
Belgium's outstanding Oscar nomination is brilliantly filmed from a child's eye view.
Seven-year-old Nora and her big brother Abel are back to school. When Nora witnesses Abel being bullied by other kids, she rushes to protect him by warning their father. But Abel forces her to remain silent.
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A study in human behavior wrapped in equal parts fear and curiosity.
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