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1 hr. 51 min.

Plot Summary
A doctor brings a boy to Belgium and raises him as his own. When the boy reaches adulthood, he gets married and starts his own family -- but he still relies on the doctor. When trouble strikes his family, the dependence turns into domination.

Cast: Niels Arestrup , Tahar Rahim , Émilie Dequenne , Stéphane Bissot , Baya Belal , Mounia Raoui , Redouane Behache ,

Director: Joachim Lafosse

Genres: Drama

Distributor: DistriB Films

Our Children (2013)

Release Date: August 2nd, 2013|1 hr. 51 min.

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  • 80
    Jordan Mintzer The Hollywood Reporter

    Reteaming to play a duo similar to the one in A Prophet, Rahim and Arestrup maintain the film’s tense and sinister tone – the former providing a convincing mix of fragility and machismo, and the latter looking and acting more and more like Brando in the latter half of his career. show more

  • 63
    Andrew Schenker Slant Magazine

    It's occasionally too icily removed, but it compensates through its perpetual concern with understanding its characters and their untenable situations. show more

  • 100
    David Fear Time Out New York

    It’s a near-perfect portrait of a domestic tragedy as a master-and-servant psychodrama, one that leaves catastrophic collateral damage in its wake. show more

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