Svanurinn | The Swan
Runtime: 1 hour 31 mins
Director: Ása Helga Hjörleifsdóttir (Hjörleifsdótirr)
Icelandic with English Subtitles
A wayward nine-year-old girl is sent to the countryside to work and mature, but finds herself instead deeply entangled in a drama she can hardly grasp.
Cairo International Film Festival
- Winner – Cinema of Tomorrow Award. Shadi Abdel Salam Award for Best Film
DIRECTOR – Ása Helga Hjörleifsdóttir
Ása Helga Hjörleifsdóttir is a director and writer, known for Svanurinn (2017), Ástarsaga(2012) and This Is the Girl (2011).