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The War Zone

Directed by Tim Roth
United Kingdom, 1999


The film takes place in the rural Devon countryside, where a family of four has just moved from London. Events are related from the perspective of 15 year-old Tom, who is unhappy with life away from the city.

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The War Zone
Directed by Tim Roth

Awards & Festivals

Festival de Cannes

1999 | Quinzaine des Réalisateurs

Berlin International Film Festival

1999 | 2 wins including: C.I.C.A.E. Award (Panorama)

Sundance Film Festival


Independent Spirit Awards

2001 | Nominee: Best Foreign Film

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