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Lof mér að falla (2018)

Drawing on true stories and interviews with the families of addicts, this harrowing portrait of addiction follows Stella and Magnea through the decades as precarious teenage years morph into perilous adulthoods.
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Credited cast:
Elín Sif Halldórsdóttir Elín Sif Halldórsdóttir ... Magnea
Eyrún Björk Jakobsdóttir Eyrún Björk Jakobsdóttir ... Stella
Lára Jóhanna Jónsdóttir ... Stella - older
Kristín Lea Kristín Lea ... Sponsor (as Kristín Lea Sigríðardóttir)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sólveig Arnarsdóttir Sólveig Arnarsdóttir ... Jórunn
Sigurbjartur Atlason Sigurbjartur Atlason ... Toni
Þorsteinn Bachmann ... Hannes
Edda Björgvinsdóttir ... Geðlæknir
Gunnar Bersi Björnsson ... Man in rehab
Laufey Elíasdóttir ... Helga eldri
Atli Oskar Fjalarsson ... Atli rauði
Einar Gunn ... Bangsi69
Sveinn Ólafur Gunnarsson ... Erlingur Hafsteinn
Sólveig Guðmundsdóttir Sólveig Guðmundsdóttir ... Stjúpmóðir Magneu
Halldór Halldórsson ... Lúkas
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Drawing on true stories and interviews with the families of addicts, this harrowing portrait of addiction follows Stella and Magnea through the decades as precarious teenage years morph into perilous adulthoods.

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Biography | Crime | Drama

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Iceland | Finland | Germany

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Icelandic

Release Date:

7 September 2018 (Iceland) See more »

Also Known As:

Let Me Fall See more »

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Reykjavík, Iceland See more »

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€3,000,000 (estimated)
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In class at the beginning of the movie the teacher is asking questions about the book "strákarnir með strípurnar" by Ingibjörg Reynisdóttir. the movie Jitters, the directors first feature film, is based on that book See more »

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Great acting. Authentic portrayal.
7 September 2018 | by Morten_5See all my reviews

World premiere at 43rd Toronto International Film Festival - TIFF18.

Icelandic writer-director Baldvin Zophoníasson clearly has a talent for bringing out great performances from his actors. The commitment from Elín Sif Halldórsdottir, Eyrún Björk Jakobsdóttir and Kristín Þóra Haraldsdóttir is strikingly profound.


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