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And Breathe Normally (2018)

Andið eðlilega (original title)
TV-14 | | Drama | 4 January 2019 (USA)
Two women's lives will intersect while trapped in circumstances unforeseen. Between a struggling Icelandic mother and an asylum seeker from Guinea-Bissau, a delicate bond will form as both strategize to get their lives back on track.

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Isold Uggadottir
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Credited cast:
Kristín Þóra Haraldsdóttir ... Lára
Babetida Sadjo ... Adja
Patrik Nökkvi Pétursson Patrik Nökkvi Pétursson ... Eldar
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Bragi Arnason Bragi Arnason ... Helgi
Þorsteinn Bachmann ... Hörður
Agust Bjarnason Agust Bjarnason ... Student
Sveinn Geirsson Sveinn Geirsson ... Bergur
Sólveig Guðmundsdóttir ... Kolbrún
Helga Vala Helgadóttir Helga Vala Helgadóttir ... Lawyer
Jakob S. Jonsson Jakob S. Jonsson ... Sigvaldi
Erling Jóhannesson Erling Jóhannesson ... Customs officers
Gunnar Jónsson ... Driver
Aladin Laaguid Aladin Laaguid ... Al Hassan
Petur Oskar Sigurdsson ... Smuggler
Guðbjörg Thoroddsen Guðbjörg Thoroddsen ... Teacher
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Two women's lives will intersect while trapped in circumstances unforeseen. Between a struggling Icelandic mother and an asylum seeker from Guinea-Bissau, a delicate bond will form as both strategize to get their lives back on track.

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Drama

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Böring
Performed by Q4U
Written by Elínborg Halldórsdóttir
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I loved it.
11 January 2019 | by oohlala-21627See all my reviews

This film kept me on the edge of my seat until the very end. Great performances by the two leading actresses. Politics aside, the story is original and somewhat heart breaking. Unusual, circumstantial bond of two mothers from the different parts of the world. If you have strong opinions about illegal immigration and love to debate about it, skip this movie, for all you 'll see is what you would want to see, completely missing the tragic, but beautiful story.


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Country:

Iceland | Sweden | Belgium

Language:

Icelandic | English

Release Date:

4 January 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$96,922
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Zik Zak Kvikmyndir See more »
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Color

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2.35 : 1
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