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3.7
35 Ratings

The Land of the Enlightened

Directed by Pieter-Jan De Pue
Belgium, 2016
Documentary

Synopsis

De Pue’s transportative and wonderfully crafted film confronts the visceral beauty and roughness of survival, serving as a testament to the spirited innovation of childhood and the extreme resilience of a people and country.

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The Land of the Enlightened Directed by Pieter-Jan De Pue

Awards & Festivals

Sundance Film Festival

2016 | Winner: World Cinema - Documentary (Cinematography Award)

European Film Awards

2016 | Nominee: European Documentary

Magritte Awards

2017 | Nominee: Best Flemish Film

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