Simon and the Oaks Synopsis
Simon and Isak's families become intertwined in unexpected ways as war wages across Europe.
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Gripping Swedish family drama unfolds around the time of WWII

By pedsarq
This is a different kind of WW II movie that focuses on family life in the Swedish countryside around the time of the war. It's a movie about forbidden love and the love a parent shows to children...

A Most Unusual Family Drama.

By Alon Patterson
Just when you think you've seen every possible formula for the "family angst" film genre, along comes something new. Thought provoking isn't the way one would usually describe a film of this subject...

"Simon and the Oaks"

By Let's Talk Off-Broadway
This is a terrific movie that I think hasn't been well understood. It's a rich family saga with REAL characters, iit takes up important ideas, it's beautifully acted and directed, and completely...

By itz
Beautiful and amazing character development. Full of very complex emotions. A terrific movie....

Simon gets in touch with his Oak Tree

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By milou10044
What a slow boiling soap opera!...