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Valley of Shadows

English title: Valley of Shadows
Original title: Skyggenes dal
German title: Valley of Shadows *
Norway, 2017

Director: Gulbrandsen, Jonas Matzow
Production company: Anna Kron Film AS
Co-producers: Them Girls Film AS
Age recommendation: 11 years and up
Length: 91 min.
Film genre: Feature film

Valley of Shadows takes place in a small village in western Norway. Six year old Aslak and his mother Astrid experience a tragic event which Aslak can´t quite understand and Astrid struggles to handle.
In a quest for answers, Aslak ventures into the dark forest on the mountain which his mother has forbid him to enter. Is what happens inside the forest merely a boys fantasy or is it reality?

Toronto IFF 2017, Rome IFF 2017, JEF Antwerp 2018, Zlin 2018

World sales address/es:
Celluloid Dreams (F)

Sold to:
Another World (NO)