Secrets of war

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  • Tuur and Lambert are best friends in a Nazi-occupied Dutch village who pass their days playing soldiers and exploring local caves, mimicking a war that seems far removed from their everyday life. When Maartje joins their class, the young girl immediately stands out as different from her classmates. Yet the boys embrace their new friend, forming a unique bond based on shared adventures, secrets and mischief. Ultimately, the realities of war even find them.


  • Based on the novel "Oorlogsgeheimen" by Jacques Vriens.
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2014.
  • Bonus features: "Behind the scenes" featurette and complementary short film: "So you've grown attached", directed by Kate Tsang.
  • Series numbering from publisher's website.
  • DVD, NTSC; all regions; 2.39:1 widescreen; Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound or Dolby digital 2.0 stereo.
  • Dutch dialogue; optional English subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
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