No Man's Land

Michael Graversen, Denmark, 2013

29 min.DK/Documentary

Center Jægerspris is an Asylum Centre for children who have fled to Denmark without their parents. The Centre houses 40 kids between 10-18 years of which the majority has fled from Afghanistan, Iran and Africa. The asylum process takes years to reach a verdict leaving the kids in a Limbo. Daily tensions and frustrations are projected on to the staff and several kids develop mental problems from the uncertainty and waiting. The film follows an intense couple of days at the Centre where the staff are preparing to give three boys a final rejection on asylum.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title No Man's Land
Danish title Ingenmandsland
Keywords Asylum centers, Asylum applicants, Denmark, 2010-2019
Director Michael Graversen
Screenplay Michael Graversen
Director of Photography Michael Graversen
Editor Michael Chiappa
Sound Raoul Brand
Composer Alex Harwood
Production country Denmark
TV release 25.04.2013, DR 2
Danish festival release 26.08.2013, Café Biografen (Odense), Odense Filmfestival
Danish rating Allowed for children over the age of 11


Direction Michael Graversen


Screenplay Michael Graversen


Executive producer Michael Graversen


Cinematographer Michael Graversen


Editor Michael Chiappa


Music Alex Harwood


Sound engineer Raoul Brand

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