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The Grandad (2014)

Afinn (original title)
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.

Director:

Bjarni Thorsson

Writers:

Ólafur Egilsson, Bjarni Thorsson ("based on his play")
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Cast

Credited cast:
Þorsteinn Bachmann ... Eiríkur
Helga Kristín Helgadóttir ... Flugfarþegi
Sigrún Edda Björnsdóttir Sigrún Edda Björnsdóttir ... Erla
Sigurður Sigurjónsson ... Guðjón
Steinþór Hróar Steinþórsson Steinþór Hróar Steinþórsson ... Nökkvi
Pálmi Gestsson Pálmi Gestsson ... Lárus
Steinn Ármann Magnússon Steinn Ármann Magnússon
Ingibjörg Reynisdóttir ... Guðbjörg
Guðlaug Ólafsdóttir Guðlaug Ólafsdóttir
Birgitta Sigursteinsdóttir Birgitta Sigursteinsdóttir ... Coworker (2014)
Tinna Sverrisdóttir Tinna Sverrisdóttir ... Magga
Ester Sveinbjarnardóttir Ester Sveinbjarnardóttir ... Vinnufélagi á bar
Anna Svava Knútsdóttir Anna Svava Knútsdóttir
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Storyline

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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Plot Keywords:

retirement | wedding | See All (2) »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

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Details

Country:

Iceland

Language:

Icelandic

Release Date:

25 September 2014 (Iceland) See more »

Also Known As:

The Grandad See more »

Filming Locations:

Reykjavík, Iceland See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$1,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$181,052
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Thorsson Productions See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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