Secrets of War

TitleSecrets of War
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication2014
AuthorsBots, Dennis
Running Time95 min
Date Released2014/07/03/
Publication LanguageDutch; English subtitles

Set in Holland during World War II, this film uses childhood to reveal the experiences of the Holocaust and fascism. Two young boys explore their surroundings and meet a young girl with a secret. One boy tells his father, leading to an official search for his friends who face arrest. 


Maas Bronkhuyzen

Joes Brauers

Michael Nierse

Tonko Bosson

Luc Felt

Juul Vrijdag


directed by Dennis Bots

written by Karin van Holst Pellekaan and Jacques Vriens


War, Drama, Coming of Age

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Based on the novel "Oorlogsgeheimen" by Jacques Vriens. Originally released as a motion picture in 2014.

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