Iceland Release 02/10/2015: Sparrows

  • Director:Rúnar Rúnarsson
  • Screenplay:Rúnar Rúnarsson
  • Starring Rade Serbedzija, Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson
  • Produced by Nimbus Film Productions

A coming-of-age story about the 16-year old boy Ari, who has been living with his mother in Reykjavik and is suddenly sent back to the remote Westfjords to live with his father Gunnar. There, he has to navigate a difficult relationship with his father, and he finds his childhood friends changed. In these hopeless and declining surroundings, Ari has to step up and find his way



Emma Vestrheim

Emma Vestrheim is the editor-in-chief of Cinema Scandinavia. Originally from Australia, she is now based in Bergen, Norway, and attends major Nordic film festivals to conduct interviews and review new films.