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A film by Jonas Poher Rasmussen

90 min.

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FLEE tells the story of Amin Nawabi as he grapples with a painful secret he has kept hidden for 20 years, one that threatens to derail the life he has built for himself and his soon to be husband. Recounted mostly through animation to director Jonas Poher Rasmussen, he tells for the first time the story of his extraordinary journey as a child refugee from Afghanistan.

2022 Academy Award Nominations 

Best Animated Feature

International Feature Film

Best Documentary Feature 


“Flee expands the definition of documentary” - The Hollywood Reporter

“A breathtaking cinematic experience” - Next Best Picture

“Flee is a masterwork of human storytelling” - Cheat Sheet

“One of the most uniquely memorable animated films of the last decade” - The Film Stage "Impossible to forget" - The Guardian

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