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Ártún + Afvej

Øst for Paradis - Sal A

Preview: Marie Fisker – On the Beach (Music Video)


Arnar and his two friends live in Ártún, a small village in Island, where they dream about the first kiss. They plan a trip to the big city where the girls are supposed to be easier to “easier” than in the village – specially if you bring cigarettes. Ártún is a detailed coming-of-age story based on Gudmundsson own childhood memories and woth beautiful cinematography by Sturla Brandth Grøvlen, who recently won a Silver Bear Award at Berlin Film Festival for best cinematography.  

Guðmundur Arnar Guðmundsson | IS | 2014 | 21 min. 


The doctor, Marie, is busy managing her demanding job at the cancer unit as well as her family life. Two red lines in a pregnancy test disrupt her life, and even though she handles it determinedly, it has consequences which not only affect her, but also her loved ones.

Malou Reymann | DK | 2015 | 50 min.