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1 hr. 30 min.

Plot Summary
Santino Majok Chuor and Peter Nyarol Dut are two orphaned Sudanese boys whose lives have been ravaged by civil war in their country. This film follows these "lost boys" as they travel from a refugee camp in Kenya to the United States to try to start a new life. When they arrive, they meet their adoptive families, begin to attend school and start working at menial jobs. But despite their new-found stability, they have difficulty adjusting to life in their new country.

Cast: Santino Majok Chuor , Peter Kon Dut ,

Directors: Megan Mylan , Jon Shenk

Genres: Documentary

Lost Boys of Sudan (2003)

Release Date: April 13th, 2003|1 hr. 30 min.

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  • 100
    Jonathan Curiel San Francisco Chronicle

    From the standpoint of humanizing Sudan's continuing refugee problem, Lost Boys is a gem. It doesn't preach. It doesn't prettify. show more

  • 75
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    The plain, reportorial style of Lost Boys -- which simply records its subjects in various settings and situations -- results in a film that doesn't preach, doesn't politicize. show more

  • 100
    David Sterritt Christian Science Monitor

    A riveting movie. show more

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