Guðjón has led a safe life. Suddenly he is faced with retirement, getting older and is forced to take a hard look at his marriage. Dramatic but often hilarious story about crossroads and the meaning of it all.

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Credited cast:
... Eiríkur
Sigrún Edda Björnsdóttir ... Erla
... Guðjón
... Guðbjörg
... Lárus
Steinþór Hróar Steinþórsson ... Nökkvi
Birgitta Sigursteinsdóttir ... Coworker (2014)
Ester Sveinbjarnardóttir ... Vinnufélagi á bar
Tinna Sverrisdóttir ... Magga
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Guðjón has led a safe life. Suddenly he is faced with retirement, getting older and is forced to take a hard look at his marriage. Dramatic but often hilarious story about crossroads and the meaning of it all.

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25 September 2014 (Iceland)  »

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