By Marijana Jankovic

Renowned Danish and Serbian actors grace the cast 


Title: HOME
Original title: Hjem
Director: Marijana Jankovic
Cast: Dejan Čukić, Nada Šargin, Tara Cubrilo, Jesper Christensen, Trine Dyrholm, Claes Bang, Zlatko Burić, Nikola Kojo, Lene Maria Christensen, Olga Odanović, Branislav Trifunović, Marijana Jankovic, Kirsten Lehfeldt
Genre: Drama
Duration: 100 min
Language: Danish
Additional Languages: Danish, Serbian
Country of origin: Denmark
Scriptwriter: Marijana Jankovic, Bo Hr. Hansen, Babak Vakili
Cinematographer: Manuel Claro
Editor: Jenna Andreasen Mangulad
Production Company: Nordisk Film A/S
Producers: Mads-August Grarup Hertz
Production year: 2024
Executive producers: Katrine Vogelsang, Henrik Zein
Budget EUR: 2.9M
Film status: In production

In 1991, amidst the Balkan region's dissolution and prompted by the unfolding events, 6-year-old Maja and her parents, makes the decision to journey from Yugoslavia to Denmark. However, their encounter with the promised land proves to be a challenging ordeal for the small family, particularly for Maja. She observes in wonder as her parents desperately try to adapt to an entirely new world with its peculiar rules and traditions. But soon they realize that their new home is far from the fairytale land they dreamed of. Maja witnessing her parents' difficulties, quickly learns Danish and consequently shoulders the responsibility of an adult to support them.

Years later, despite achieving success, Maya grapples with conflicting emotions, recognizing the sacrifices her parents and which shaped her life - for, as is well known, everything comes with its price.