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Life Overtakes Me

Life Overtakes Me

Jan. 26, 201939 Min.
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Hundreds of refugee children in Sweden, who have fled with their families from extreme trauma, have become afflicted with ‘uppgivenhetssyndrom,’ or Resignation Syndrome. Facing deportation, they withdraw from the world into a coma-like state, as if frozen, for months, or even years.

Life Overtakes Me
Life Overtakes Me
Life Overtakes Me
Life Overtakes Me
Original title Life Overtakes Me
TMDb Rating 6.2 46 votes


John Haptas


Henry Ascher isHimself - Pediatrician and Professor
Himself - Pediatrician and Professor
Nadja Hatem isHerself - Immigration Attorney
Herself - Immigration Attorney
Mikael Billing isHimself - Psychologist and Psychotherapist
Himself - Psychologist and Psychotherapist
Karl Sallin isHimself - Centre for Research Ethics and Bioethics
Himself - Centre for Research Ethics and Bioethics
Elizabeth Hultcrantz isHerself - Professor Emerita
Herself - Professor Emerita
Gellert Tamas isHimself - Author and Journalist
Himself - Author and Journalist
Anne-Liis von Knorring isHerself - Child Psychologist
Herself - Child Psychologist

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