Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Norway, France, Sweden, Poland
Duration: 116 min.
Based on a true story: Norwegian winter, 1915. On the island Bastøy, outside Oslo, a group of young boys aged 11 to 18, are held in an institution for delinquent youth, notorious for its sadistic regime. One day a new boy, Erling, arrives, ...
bleak, tense, atmospheric, serious, dramatic ...
island, boarding school, rebellion, prison, sexual abuse, isolation, boarding school life, punishment, storytelling, mentor, runaway, prison life ...
1910s, 20th century, year 1915
norway, poland, scandinavia