Born in Battle (2015)

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A boy who struggles with his past as a child soldier escapes into his dream world only to be caught up in a nightmare where he has to make a choice over life and death.


Yangzom Brauen


Yangzom Brauen
8 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »





Cast overview, first billed only:
Roland Kilumbu ... Oneka
Aaryanna Nelson Aaryanna Nelson ... Namataka
Krystel Roche ... Nurse Nuru
Nina Onuora Nina Onuora ... Halima
Don Woods ... Makena
Georgina Elizabeth Okon ... Aza
Johnjay Fitih ... Rebel Leader / Rebel
Howard McNair Howard McNair ... Rebel Leader
Eric Davenport ... Rebel
Aaron Braxton ... Rebel
Damon Evans Damon Evans ... Rebel
Ethan Herisse ... Rebel
Jakai Merilus Jakai Merilus ... Rebel
Alasia Simone Jones ... Birthday girl
Kaylen Fletcher Kaylen Fletcher ... Birthday girl
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Oneka, a former 12 year old child soldier escapes into his own fantasy, a world far away from his nightmarish present. The life he seeks fades the tighter he grips. Fantasy twists back to reality; In front of his family, he has to make a choice-life, death, and the path that decision will take him. Written by Yangzom Brauen

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Written by Cato (ASCAP)
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Published by 'Creative Soundscapes' (ASCAP)
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Release Date:

18 September 2015 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Dolby Digital



Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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