A collection of Icelandic short films from up and coming film-makers will screen in a program called Shortfish, which will be shown at the Brattle Theatre in Boston, USA.
The films include:
- Arnbjörn, directed by Eyþór Jóvinsson. This is about a genealogist who knows all of Iceland’s families but who’s never had a family of his own.
- C-Vitamin, directed by Guðný Rós Þórhallsdóttir. The film is about two young girls who collect things for a raffle that they claim supports sick children.
- In the Dark Room, directed by Anna María Helgadóttir. The film is about a woman who is bored with her life.
- Kalí’s Solitude, directed by Guðjón Ragnarsson. The film is about a young girl in a future far away who struggles with loneliness and pollution.
- That’s What Friends are For, directed by Brynhildur Þórarinsdottir. The film is described as an “ode to girls, blood, nail polish and sex toys”
- VAKA, directed by Teitur Magnusson. The film is about a young woman’s struggle to redeem something she once lost.
The free event is a 90-minute program and takes place on the 11th of March at 1pm.