Cold Light [Kaldaljós]

* Hilmar Oddsson, 2004

Produced by: Icelandic Film Corporation, Filmhuset AS, Film & Music Entertainment, In Co-operation with Invicta Capital
Supported by: Eurimages, Icelandic Film Fund, Nordic Film & TV Fund
Producers: Fridrik Thor Fridriksson, Anna Maria Karlsdottir, Mike Downey, Sam Taylor, Egil Ödegaard
Director: Hilmar Oddsson
Director of Photography: Sigurdur Sverrir Palsson
Production Designer: Sigurjon Johannsson
Script: Hilmar Oddsson
Composer: Hjalmar H. Ragnarsson
Editor: Sigvaldi J. Karason
Sound: Dolby Digital
Main Cast: Ingvar E. Sigurdsson, Áslákur Ingvarsson, Snæfridur Ingvarsdottir, Ruth Olafsdóttir, Kristbjorg Kjeld

Synopsis: Grimur, a troubled teenager, can't come to terms with a feeling of guilt he has carried since he lost his family in a tragedy that he thinks he could have prevented. In his childhood, a mystical talent had tormented him with visions of the future - now he must learn to let go of the haunting visions of his past and accept all the good things that life has to offer.

// Festivals

  • Gothenburg Film Festival (Jan 2004)
  • Berlin International Film Festival (Feb 2004)
  • Philadelphia International Film Festival (Apr 2004)
  • Cannes Film Market (May 2004)
  • Karlovy Vary Film Festival (July 2004)
  • Montreal World Film Festival (Aug 2004)
  • Film By The Sea (Sep 2004)
  • Warsaw Film Festival (Oct 2004)
  • Febio Film Festival (Apr 2005)

// Links

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