Following western soldiers in Afghanistan, “Armadillo” (named for an army base) captures scenes of intense combat with a rare artistry. The film raises piercing questions over how recruits become warriors and how the war is being conducted. Director Janus Metz gains such close access to his characters, you might think you’re watching a work of fiction.
Director: Janus Metz
Running Time: 101 minutes
Language: Danish w/ english subtitles