26.9. - 5.10.2019

Back Soon Iceland, France 2008 | 95 min | OV | Colour | FF 2008

Sólveig Anspach

Sólveig Anspach (1960-2015) was born of an Icelandic woman and a US man and studied at the Fémis film school in Paris. After numerous documentaries, in 1998 she made Haut Les Coeurs, her first feature. After her death, the editor, screenplay author, composer and producer assembled The Together Project.

rated for 0 + years
Single mother Anna (poet and rock musician Didda Jonsdottir) from Reykjavík is fed up with Icelandic cold weather. She decides to sell her business and emigrate. Her “business” is selling dope. Unfortunately her successor is low on cash but promises to pay her in 48 hours. Two days that propel Anna through numerous family adventures, bringing together customers, friends and relatives for a goodbye party in her kitchen. A quirky feel-good movie full of Icelandic reggae.
Orig. Title: Skrapp Út
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: Icelandic, English
Section: Agenda 08
Director: Sólveig Anspach
Screenplay: Sólveig Anspach, Jean-Luc Gaget
Cast: Didda Jónsdóttir, Jörundur Ragnarsson, Benedikt Árnason, Ólafía Hrönn Jónsdóttir
Producer: Skúli Malmquist,Thor Sigurjónsson,Patrick Sobelman Editor: Anne Riegel
Sprachfassung: OV
Music: Martin Wheeler, HJALMAR
Camera: Bergsteinn Björgúlfsson
Set Designer: Hálfdan Lárus Pedersen
Cutter: Anne Riegel
Format: 35 mm
German Distributor:
World Sales: BAC Films International, 88 Rue de la Folie Méricourt, 75011 Paris, France, Tel: +33 1 535352 52, Fax: +33 1 535352 53, email: c.neels(at),
Production: Ex Nihilo; Zik Zak Filmworks; Bac Films