Special Presentation

Flee tells the extraordinary true story of Amin, a man whose upcoming marriage compels him to reveal his hidden past for the first time.  A secret he has been hiding for over twenty years threatens to ruin the life he has built for himself. He recounts his dramatic journey as a child refugee from Afghanistan to Denmark. Weaving together a stunning animated tapestry from Amin’s memories, Flee tells the deeply affecting and original story of a young man grappling with his traumatic past in order to find his true self and the meaning of home.


Director:  Jonas Poher Rasmussen
Writer:  Jonas Poher Rasmussen
Producers:  Natalie Farrey, Monica Hellstrøm, Signe Byrge Sørensen
Editor: Janus Billeskov Jansen
Country:  Denmark, France, Sweden, Norway
Language:  English, Danish, Russian, Dari, Swedish
Subtitle:  English
Runtime:  88 minutes