Hjem til jul (Home for Christmas)
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Hjem til jul (Home for Christmas)
A handful of initially unconnected stories cohere into a bittersweet portrait of the joys and anxieties of the holiday season in this comedy-drama from director Bent Hamer. A young boy in the former Yugoslavia (Arianit Berisha) discovers that Christmas cheer doesn't mean much in wartime. Meanwhile, in Norway Kristen (Tomas Norstrom) is celebrating the holiday in romantic fashion with Karin (Nina Andresen-Borud), while his wife is somewhere else. Thomas (Morten Ilseng Risnes) has a serious crush on Bintu (Sarah Bintu Sakor,), but the fact she's Muslim might make celebrating the holiday… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Whether the vignette concerns a bitter spinster, a depressed cuckold, or a lovelorn teen; the whole film is imbued with a tender-hearted hopefulness that makes this a must see film, especially during the festive season."
‑ Nick Deigman, Fan The Fire
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