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Ikíngut

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Time Out says

Like Hal Hartley's unreleased No Such Thing, this is an allegorical Icelandic monster movie backed by Fridrik Thór Fridriksson - only this one's for kids. Set a couple of centuries ago, it's about the superstition and fear that overtake a remote village when a furry monster is spotted roaming the nearby wastes - but then, when the 11-year-old parson's son gets to meet the mysterious creature, it turns out to be a kid from Greenland. Cue a pleasant if predictable fable about friendship, prejudice and tolerance.
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Release Details

  • Duration:87 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:Gisli Snaer Erlingsson
  • Screenwriter:Jón Steinar Ragnarsson
  • Cast:
    • Hjalti Rúnar Jónsson
    • Hans Tittus Nakinge
    • Pálmi Gestsson
    • Magnus Ragnarsson
    • Freydis Kristófersdóttir
    • Finnur Gudmundsson
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