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PELLE THE CONQUEROR

Pelle erobreren

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Directed by Bille August
Denmark, Sweden, 1987
Drama

Synopsis

The end of the 19th century. Lasse and his son Pelle move to Denmark and find employment at a large farm, but are treated as the lowest form of life and are harassed for being foreigners. But none of them wants to give up their dream of finding a better life than the one they left in Sweden.

Synopsis

The end of the 19th century. Lasse and his son Pelle move to Denmark and find employment at a large farm, but are treated as the lowest form of life and are harassed for being foreigners. But none of them wants to give up their dream of finding a better life than the one they left in Sweden.

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Pelle the ConquerorDirected byBille August

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Awards & Festivals

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Cannes Film Festival
1988 | Winner: Palme d'Or
Academy Awards
1989 | Winner: Best Foreign Language Film
1989 | Nominee: Best Actor in a Leading Role

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