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Worlds Apart (2008)

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The daughter of a Jehovah's Witness is forced to choose between religion and love when she falls for someone outside her faith.


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Credited cast:
Sara (as Rosalinde Spanning)
Karen (as Sarah Kjærgaard Boberg)
Anders W. Berthelsen ...
Sarah Juel Werner ...
Jacob Ottensten ...
August (as Jacob August Ottensten)
Thomas Knuth-Winterfeldt ...
Hans Henrik Voetmann ...
Catrine Beck ...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Lasse Handberg ...
Mand med baby
Jytte Kvinesdal ...
Theas mor
Amalie Lindegård ...


Sara is a teenager who lives with her family, who are Jehova's Witnesses. The family's devout image is questioned when the parents divorce as a consequence of the father's infidelity. One night at a party Sara meets Teis, an older boy who takes an interest in her. Teis is not a Witness, and their relationship is rejected by her father, but Sara falls in love and begins to doubt her faith. Facing ostracism from her faith and family, Sara must make the toughest choice of her young life. Written by Peter Brandt Nielsen

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22 February 2008 (Denmark)  »

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Sarah Juel Werner and Sarah Boberg worked together on the tv series Absalons Hemmelighed (2006) See more »


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This movie in interesting but not 100% accurate.
15 September 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

So I saw this movie past the best of my own judgement. Their wasn't anything graphically or verbally bad which I was expecting since its rating. But I have to say my jaw expressively saying is "dropped to the ground". Why doesn't anyone really do information background checks anymore. First of all I am a Jehovahs Witness, and yes I know many people that had gotten themselves in a similar situation. But what bothered me of this movie was its overall portrayal of my faith. I don't want people to think Im a sect. And guess what I am EDUCATED. Isn't that a twister. I have mine in arts, but enough about that. Why doesn't anyone ask Jehovahs Witnesses what they do. Yes, we don't have a goal of materialism. But we do need to support ourselves "HELLO!!!" To be honest all my friends have degrees! whether its in Arts, Teaching or Medical. We have them all in fact I was going for a degree in RN too. So maybe in Denmark they don't research too much because I am a full time Pioneer and I own my own Business! My faith didn't stir me to be apprehensive in accomplishing that. Like the girl sadly displayed! I'm offended...BIG TIME.

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