trib.al – Filming ‘Syria Hero Boy’ on set in Malta in May 2014 Journalists and activists around the world have signed an open letter to the Norwegian film director who staged a video showing a ‘Syria hero boy’ under gunfire. The letter addressed to director Lars Klevberg condemns the video as “reckless”, “irresponsible” and “deceptive”. The video has been viewed almost 8 million times in total. The filmmakers claimed they wanted to ignite a conversation about children in conflict.

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