Work in Progress

Shoes Off

Stefanía Thors

Shoes Off is a documentary about the Reykjavík school of housewives, told from the the teachers and students social standpoint.  People may think that a housewife school is a child of it´s past although it´s studies give a deep insight on Icelandic traditions. 

Exploration of femininity and female status in Iceland.

Original title: Takið af ykkur skóna
English title: Shoes Off

Director / screenwriter: Stefanía Thors
Producer: Helgi Svavar Helgason
Director of photography: Ásgrímur Guðbjartsson
Editor: Stefanía Thors
Music: Helgi Svavar Helgason and Samúel Jón Samúelsson

Production company: Mús & Köttur
Secured funding: Icelandic Film Centre
Contact: Helgi Sv. Helgason -

Production country: Iceland
Scheduled premiere: Autumn 2018
Production format: 4K
Screening format: DCP
Length: 70 min