Foreign Film & Discussion Series

In a Better World (Hævnen)

Please join former Drexel Professor Ramesh Kajaria on Sunday, November 20th at 2:00 pm to watch and discuss this Oscar and Golden Globe winning film from Denmark. In Danish, rated R, 2010. Registration not required, but seating is limited.

Synopsis: Danish director Susanne Bier delves into the realm of fathers, sons and their perceived burden of male responsibility with this Oscar and Golden Globe-winning drama about the interplay between two dysfunctional families. With his father working abroad, bullied Elias (Markus Rygaard) finds solace in a budding friendship with a volatile new student (William Jøhnk Nielsen). But the boys’ shared revenge only seems to invite more violence.

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