A House Made of Splinters

Nominated for Best Documentary

Best Documentary Award given to the director and producer.


Director: Simon Lereng Wilmont

Producer: Monica Hellström


As the war in Eastern Ukraine takes a heavy toll on poor families living near the front line, a small group of strong-willed social workers work tirelessly in a special kind of orphanage to create an almost magical safe space for kids to live in, while the state decide the fate of the child and family.