Grímur Hákonarson, Iceland, Denmark, 2015

Type: Drama, Live Action, Feature Film, Comedy
Prod. Year: 2015
Running Time: 93 min.
Language: Icelandic
Production Company: Netop Film (Iceland), in coproduction with Profile Pictures (Denmark)
Country: Iceland, Denmark
Type of material: HD

In a remote Icelandic farming valley, two brothers who haven't spoken in 40 years have to come together in order to save what’s dearest to them – their sheep.


Festival de Cannes 2015 - UN CERTAIN REGARD (World Premiere)

Audience Award / Transilvania Intʼl Film Festival

Special Jury Award / Transilvania Intʼl Film Festival

Golden Tower / European Film Festival Palic

Best European Film / Intʼl Cinematographers' Film Festival Manaki Brothers

Golden Eye / Zurich Film Festival

Best Director Award / Saint Jean-de-Luz

Best narrative feature / Hamptons International Film Festival

Jury's Special Mention / Riga International Film Festival

Golden Spike / Seminci Valladolid

'Pilar Miró' for best new Director (ex aequo with Mustang) / Seminci Valladolid

Youth Prize / Seminci Valladolid

Grand Prix Golden Angel / ​Tofifest IFF

Baltic Film Prize / Nordic Film Days Lübeck 

Bleu Bearn Audience Prize / Pau Film Festival

Audience Award - Bronze Listapad / Minsk IFF “Listapad”

Minsk City Executive committee award / Minsk IFF “Listapad”

Golden Alexander Theo Angelopoulos / Thessaloniki IFF


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