Gimli Film Festival Icelandic Film Screenings

In partnership with Gimli Film Festival
Admission $10 at the door

Woman at War, (Kona fer í stríð)    

Saturday, August 3rd, 1:00 PM 
dir. Benedikt Erlingsson
2019 | Iceland/France/Ukraine | 101 mins | PG
Halla, a woman in her forties, declares war on the local aluminum industry to prevent it from disfiguring her country. She risks all she has to protect the highlands of Iceland, but the situation could change with the unexpected arrival of a small orphan in her life.

The Deposit, The (Tryggð)

Saturday, August 3rd, 3:00 PM
Lady of the Lake Theatre, Johnson Hall 

dir. Ásthildur Kjartansdóttir
2019 | Iceland | 90 mins | PG

When investigative journalist Gisella becomes bankrupt, she decides to rent out her spare bedrooms to two immigrant women, seeing a way out of debt and potential material for her next writing piece. The arrangement begins well for all parties but gradually her tenants begin to threaten Gisella’s control of the house, her morals and her sanity.

Dates: 03-08-2019

1:00 PM, 3:00 PM