Free as a Bird

2016 – 25 minutes.

A 10 year old boy, Imad, lives in a war zone. When he finds a bird with a broken wing, he brings it home and carefully nurses it back to health. This new friendship brings Imad joy, dreams, and strength. He learns to listen to his heart and finds the courage to choose a (new) future.

Credits

Themes
War and armed conflict
Content rating
6
Suitable for
basisonderwijs (groep 7-8)
Director
Joyce van Diepen
Type
Animation, Short
Duration
25 minutes
Year
2016