Slingshot (1993)

Roland (Jesper Salen) is a boy growing up in Stockholm. It is the middle of the 1920s, and he suffers from the twin handicaps of being Jewish and the son of a socialist. However, despite the taunts and bullying he endures, he gets in a few… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: June 1, 1993
DVD Release Date: February 7, 1995
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Fred Topel

Starts out great with the kid's innocent interpretation of a condom. Kinda loses that tone though.

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Vividly portrays the amazing resiliency of a Swedish adolescent who valiantly tries to keep his soul alive in adverse conditions.

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Pierluigi Puccini
The stumbles of a curious swedish/jewish little rascal, treated with a great deal of wit and sincerity. fantastically funny and a bit twisted, never falls into… More