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In Pursuit of a Better Life

Original title: I jakt på ett bättre liv
Sweden, 2016

Director: Kernen, Caroline &Kurkiala Medbo, Tova
Production company: Kernen, Caroline & Tova Kurkiala Medbo
Age recommendation: 15 years and up
Length: 90 min.
Film genre: Documentary

We pass them every day on the streets of Sweden. They have come from poor European countries to either beg, sell newspapers or collect cans. But who are they? This warm directorial debut depicts the everyday life behind the headlines and follows cousins Denisa and Sara in their struggle to feed their families in Romania.


Stockholm IFF 2015, Stockholm Junior 2016

Website: www.ijaktpaettbattreliv.se