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House Made of Splinters, A

English title: House Made of Splinters, A
Original title: House Made of Splinters, A
German title: House Made of Splinters, A
Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Ukraine, 2022

Director: Wilmont, Simon Lereng
Production company: Final Cut for Real, Story, Donkey Hotel
Co-producers: Arte, BBC Storyville
Length: 87 min.
Film genre: Documentary

As the war in Eastern Ukraine takes a heavy toll on poor families living near the frontline, a small group of strong-willed social workers work tirelessly in a special kind of orphanage to create an almost magical safe space for kids to live in while the state decide the future fate of the child and family.

Sundance IFF 2022 (awarded), Thessaloniki Docfest 2022 (awarded), Dokfest Munich 2022, Göteborg IFF 2022 (awarded), IDFA IFF 2022, CPH DOX Copenhagen 2022 (awarded), Oulu CFF 2022, Biky CFF Busan 2023

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