Pity the Lovers (2019)

Longing for love but inept at close relationships; a problem brothers Óskar and Maggi have in common but deal with in different ways.


Maximilian Hult


Maximilian Hult


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Credited cast:
Edda Björgvinsdóttir Edda Björgvinsdóttir ... Guðrún
Gunnar Bersi Björnsson ... Friend
Unnsteinn Garðarsson Unnsteinn Garðarsson ... Fasteignasali
Greipur Gíslason Greipur Gíslason ... Friend
Elvar Aron Heimisson ... Danni M
Hafdís Helga Helgadóttir ... Ingibjörg
Thora Karitas ... Tanja
Sigurður Karlsson Sigurður Karlsson ... Árni
Aladin Laaguid Aladin Laaguid
Björg Margret Magnusdottir ... Kría
Jóel Sæmundsson ... Maggi
Bjarki Thor Bjarki Thor ... Guy in cafe
Björn Thors ... Óskar
Steinunn Kristín Valtýsdóttir ... Kata
Sara Dögg Ásgeirsdóttir ... Anna


Óskar and Maggi are two brothers, longing for love but seemingly doomed to stay single. Óskar shies from relationships but is secretly in love with his childhood sweetheart Anna, engaged to another and safely out of reach. Maggi on the other hand is overly eager and goes from one relationship to another, hoping for eternal love each time. A film about the complexity of human relations and the searching for love. Written by Anna G Magnusdottir

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Comedy | Drama | Romance




Sweden | Iceland



Release Date:

14 February 2019 (Iceland) See more »

Also Known As:

Vesalings elskendur See more »

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SEK 20,000,000 (estimated)
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