A provocative film that explores the difficult choices between revenge and forgiveness, In a Better World follows two Danish families and the unusual and dangerous friendship that develops between them. Bullied at school, Elias is defended by Christian, a boy greatly troubled over his mother's death. So when the two become involved in an act of revenge with potentially tragic consequences, it's their parents who are left to help them come to terms with the complexity of human emotions, pain and empathy in this 2010 Academy AwardÂ® and Golden GlobeÂ® winner for Best Foreign Film. MPAA Rating: R Rated R for some violence/disturbing images, language and a scene of sexuality. Â© 2010, 2011 Zentropa Entertainments16 ApS. All Rights Reserved.