A White, White Day (Hvítur, hvítur dagur)

A White, White Day (Hvítur, hvítur dagur) Iceland (2019) Dir. Hlynur Palmason One of the worst things for a grieving person is to discover their partner had a secret life in the wake of their passing. There are many different ways of processing this news and moving forward, anger more than likely to be a … Continue reading A White, White Day (Hvítur, hvítur dagur)

Of Horses And Men (Hross í oss)

Of Horses And Men (Hross í oss) Iceland (2013) Dir. Benedikt Erlingsson Humour as we know is very subjective and it is fair to say that European humour, especially around the Nordic regions, is often a law unto its own and doesn’t always travel so well. Which brings us to this directorial debut from Icelandic … Continue reading Of Horses And Men (Hross í oss)

Cold Light (Kaldaljós)

Cold Light (Kaldaljós) Iceland (2004) Dir. Hilmar Oddsson Grímur (Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson) attends an art class and catches the attention of the teacher Linda (Ruth Olafsdottir) with his idiosyncratic manner and unique drawing style, where he draws what he sees. A relationship blossoms but hits a brick wall when Linda announces she is pregnant. Grímur … Continue reading Cold Light (Kaldaljós)