Ben X (2007)

Director
Nic Balthazar

Main cast
Greg Timmermans; Laura Verlinden; Marijke Pinoy; Pol Goossen; Titus De Voogdt

Genres
Drama

Description
Harassed by bullies because of his mild autism, teen Ben (Greg Timmermans) finds refuge in an online computer game, which leads him to his virtual dream girl, Scarlite (Laura Verlinden). Together, the odd couple seeks revenge against Ben's tormentors. Director Nic Balthazar's beguiling mix of kitchen-sink drama and full-blown fantasy was Belgium's Oscar submission for Best Foreign Language Film.


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