Children’s movie about the 8-year old boy Ivan, who is bullied at school. Even his father taunts him, because he is a weakling instead of being strong like Tarzan, but the friendship with a nice crane operator gives him confidence.

Original title Gummi Tarzan

Director Søren Kragh-Jacobsen

Writers Søren Kragh-Jacobsen, Hans Hansen

Producer Bent Fabricius-Bjerre

Genre Drama

Released 1981

BODIL / 3 prizes incl. Best Film (1981)
UNICEF / 1st prize – Bedste Børnefilm (1982)
Gion Film Festival / 1st prize – Best Picture (1982)
Moskva Film Festival / 2nd prize – Silver (1982)