The Distant Barking of Dogs: A Childhood on the Frontline

Danish director Simon Lereng Wilmont reflects on his “life-changing experience” documenting the travails of innocence in conflict

Image for post
Image for post
Through 10-year-old Ukrainian boy Oleg’s perspective, ‘The Distant Barking of Dogs’ examines what it means to grow up in a warzone. (Photo: FINAL CUT FOR REAL)
Image for post
Image for post
Director Simon Lereng Wilont. (Photo: FINAL CUT FOR REAL)
Image for post
Image for post
(Photo: FINAL CUT FOR REAL)
Image for post
Image for post
(Photo: FINAL CUT FOR REAL)

Written by

The Official Medium Blog for the Consulate General of Denmark in New York. For all things Danish, #DenmarkInNY.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store