United Kingdom: August 04 2017
Ranking: 5,685 out of 15,982 movies (up 1277)
Ranked #534 in list 'The best movies ever'
Martin Zandvliet brings a new perspective on the events after the Second World War. The director wanted to tell a story in which the protagonists are the soldiers and where there is talks about the consequences that occurred after the signing of the Treaties of Peace. In 1945, after Germany surrendered and to sign peace, the II World War did not end for German soldiers, especially for young people. In the Danish west coast , they were forced to withdraw thousands of mines from the sand , did it by the Nazi army. The soldiers will have to work long hours without rest, in many cases, they was abused and treated as traitors of the nation, having to support the abuses of power, beatings, fights and scorn from the winners.