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3.5
58 Ratings

We Shall Overcome

Drømmen

Directed by Niels Arden Oplev
Denmark, 2006
Drama

Synopsis

Danish director Niels Arden Oplev helmed and co-scripted the gritty, revisionist coming-of-age tale We Shall Overcome – the story of a young boy’s crusade against tyrannical oppression, and the thematic and temporal intersection of his experiences with the American Civil Rights movement.

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We Shall Overcome Directed by Niels Arden Oplev

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

2006 | Winner: Best Feature Film (Crystal Bear)

Bodil Awards

2007 | Winner: Best Supporting Actor

2007 | 3 nominations including: Best Film

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival

2006 | Winner: Best Children's Film

Reykjavik International Film Festival

2006 | Winner: RIFF Audience Award