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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 land, they decide to keep it and raise it as their own. This unexpected development, and the prospects of a new family brings them much joy before ultimately destroying them.

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Oh, To Be a Butterfly

Sören Kragh Jacobsen

The pig farmer Ernst and his wife, Louise, throw a party for their golden wedding anniversary. During the party it's revealed that Ernst is about to lose the family farm, which will change him and the family forever. 

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Quake

Tinna Hrafnsdóttir

As Saga, a single mother in her late 30s, recovers from a sudden and severe epileptic attack, repressed memories start to return, revealing painful truths about her and her past.

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Recurrence

Marteinn Þórsson

Una’s infant son disappears from his cradle and is presumed dead. After Una survives a suicide attempt, a sinister creature appears, and Una begins to live parallel stories that happened a hundred years ago, stories of other Unas, and of infants left in the elements to die.

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Shadow town

Shadowtown

Jón Einarsson Gústafsson, Karolina Lewicka

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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