Of Horses and Men
aka Hross í oss First screened in October 2014
Director: Benedikt Erlingsson. Cast: Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson, Charlotte Bøving, Helgi Björnsson, Sigríður María Egilsdóttir, Maria Ellingsen, Juan Camillo Roman Estrada, Halldóra Geirharðsdóttir, Erlingur Gíslason, Kristbjörg Kjeld, Steinn Ármann Magnûsson, Kjartan Ragnarsson, Atli Rafn Sigurðsson. Screenplay: Benedikt Erlingsson. Twitter Capsule:Wild Tales, Nordic division, but minus state-of-the-nation overtones. Equine elegance meets human folly.
On the one hand, hard to make the case that cinema makes an astonishing advance here. On the other, there is little if anything like it and I want to show it immediately to everyone I know.