24.9. - 3.10.2020

December Iceland 2010 | 91 min | OV | Colour | FF 2010

Hilmar Oddsson

Hilmar Oddsson (*1957)was born in Reykjavik and studied film atHochschule für Fernsehen und Film inMünchen. After his return to Iceland hemade six films.

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December is a present-day tale set in Reykjavik during the holiday season. Tomas Lemarquis, the star of NOI ALBINOI, plays Jonni, a musician who after a long time living abroad returns to home Iceland to spend Christmas with his family and record an album with his old (one-hit-wonder) band. He soon finds out that family circumstances have changed dramatically and that his friends have moved on. Dealing with this blunt new reality, Jonni also has to wrestle with the reigniting of an old flame.

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Orig. Title: Desember
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: Icelandic
Director: Hilmar Oddsson
Screenplay: Páll Kristinn Pálsson
Cast: Tomas Lemarquis, Lovísa Elísabet Sigrúnardóttir, Laufey Elíasdóttir
Producer: Anna María Karlsdóttir,Hrönn Kristinsdóttir
Sprachfassung: OV
Music: Hróđmar Ingi Sigurbjörnsson
Director of Photography: Víđir Sigurđsson
Production Design:
Editor: Elísabet Ronaldsdóttir
Commissioning Editor:
Format: DigiBeta (PAL)
Printsource: Icelandic Film Centre | Phone: +354 562 3580 | Email: |
German Distributor:
World Sales: Media Luna New Films UG | Phone: +49 221 510 91891 | Email: |
Production: Ljosband


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