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Alma

Kristín Jóhannesdóttir

 

After having witnessed her father's brutal murder, three-year-old Alma and her mother fled their war-torn homeland and settled in Iceland. Now, 25 years later, Alma is serving time in a psych ward for murdering her boyfriend, a crime she can't remember. But when she discovers the boyfriend is still alive, Alma decides to escape and kill him after all.

 

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Lamb

Valdimar Jóhannsson

Icelandic couple, María (Noomi Rapace) and Ingvar (Hilmir Snaer Gudnason) live with their herd of sheep on a beautiful but remote farm. When they discover a mysterious newborn on their farmland, they decide to keep it and raise it as their own. This unexpected prospect of a new family brings them much joy, before ultimately destroying them.

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Oh, how to be a butterfly

Sören Kragh Jacobsen

The pig-farmer Ernst and his wife Louise throw a gold wedding. During the party it is revealed, that Ernst is about to lose the family farm, which will change him and the family forever. 

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Shadow town

Shadowtown

Jón Gústafsson

Maya discovers a 50-year-old tragedy that is still affecting her life today when she inherits a house from a schizophrenic grandmother she never met.

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Son of a very important man

Son of a Very Importan Man

Najwa Najjar

Sometimes the most unexpected roads in life are the detours you din't mean to take. A love story about divorce. 

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The Garden

Ragnar Bragason

Indíana Jónsdóttir lives in a large apartment block full of immigrants, whom she despises, and makes her living by preying upon the public welfare system. In her small private garden, she tends to her award-winning laburnum tree. When her only son turns up with a foreign girlfriend, Indíana's world is upended.

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