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Armadillo

  • Release Date: Apr 15, 2011
  • Runtime: 1 hr. 40 min.
  • Genres: Documentary, Drama Action/Adventure

Synopsis

Its name taken from the Helmand Province base camp where Danish soldiers continue to fight the War on Terror, Janus Metz Pedersen's controversial documentary Armadillo took the top prize at the 2010 Cannes Film Festival's high-profile Critic's Week competition. Over the course of the soldiers' six-month tour of duty, Pedersen reveals how the personalities of the young soldiers are transformed by the experience of fighting in a war, and how the adrenaline rush that comes with killing can become something...more

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72 out of 100 Metascore®

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