About the film
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Release Date: August 27, 2004
|Production Companies||:||Zentropa Entertainments|
|Producers||:||Peter Aalbæk Jensen, Sisse Graum Jørgensen, Des Hamilton, Peter Garde|
|Writers||:||Susanne Bier, Anders Thomas Jensen|
A Danish officer, Michael, is sent away to the International Security Assistance Force operation in Afghanistan for three months. His first mission there is to find a young radar technician who had been separated from his squad some days earlier. While on the search, his helicopter is shot down and he is taken as a prisoner of war, but is reported dead to the family.