… an important war story for children …
A thriller about life and death, courage, faith, friendship and deadly fear.
Autumn 1942. Four children are heading for the Swedish border. For two of them it is a matter of life and death: Sarah and Daniel are Jewish and soon to be deported by the Nazis. For a long time they’ve managed to stay hidden in a basement. But when their parents are arrested, they decide to flee. They have to walk many, many miles through the woods before they hopefully can reach freedom. Fortunately they meet some good helpers along the way. But who can they really trust?
The movie based on the book was released February 2020, the critics says: “…engaging, warm and wise…” (Dagbladet) and “Unpleasant war drama for children” (NRK).