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Patriotic Lesson

Lekcja Patriotyzmu

Directed by Filip Jacobson
Poland, Germany, 2016
Documentary, Short


A primary school in Poland holds a patriotic song contest. While the children compete in their praise of heroism and bloody battles, parents and teachers around them build up their own embattled tensions. An elegantly shot short film about the meaning of patriotism over generations.

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Patriotic Lesson Directed by Filip Jacobson

Awards & Festivals

DOK Leipzig

2016 | Winner: Golden Dove (German Competition Short Documentary and Animated Film)

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