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Svanurinn (2017)

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.

Director:

Ása Helga Hjörleifsdóttir (as Ása Helga Hjörleifsdótirr)

Writers:

Guðbergur Bergsson (novel), Ása Helga Hjörleifsdóttir (as Ása Helga Hjörleifsdótirr)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson ... Karl
Thor Kristjansson ... Jón
Katla M. Þorgeirsdóttir Katla M. Þorgeirsdóttir ... Ólöf
Þuríður Blær Jóhannsdóttir ... Ásta
Gríma Valsdóttir Gríma Valsdóttir ... Sól
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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.

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Drama

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Country:

Iceland | Estonia | Germany

Language:

Icelandic

Release Date:

10 August 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Swan See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$898, 12 August 2018, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$898, 12 August 2018
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The swan shown in close up shots is a mute swan, however that species is rare in Iceland. The soundtrack on the other hand includes whooper swans, which commonly breeds in Iceland. See more »

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