Young boy whose father was from Denmark and mother from a tropical island must live with his paternal aunt in Denmark. His skin color becomes an issue right away and he decides to escape and live in the forest.
Director: Astrid Henning-Jensen.
Stars: Edvin Adolphson, Jimmy Sterman, Asbjørn Andersen, Ninja Tholstrup, Helge Kjærulff-Schmidt, Karen Lykkehus, Preben Neergaard, Karl Stegger, Ebba Amfeldt.
1960 Cannes Film Festival – Nominated for the Palme d’Or.
1960 Academy Awards – Nominated for an Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film.
AKA Boy of Two Worlds