24.9. - 3.10.2020

Mamma Gógó Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Germany, United Kingdom 2010 | 90 min | OV | Colour | FF 2010

Friðrik Þór Friðriksson

Friđrik ??r Friđriksson (*1971)is the most wellknown film director fromIceland. His film Children of Nature wasnominated for an oscar in 1992.

rated for 0 + years
A film director‘s personal journey experiencing his mother‘s disappearance into the Alzheimer disease, a film with essential Fridriksson’s ingredients, humor, compassion and strong visual style. Mamma Gógó is about Gógó, an elderly lady, who is diagnosed with Alzheimer disease and her son‘s and family‘s reaction to her illness. While Gógó is continuously getting herself into trouble, of the kind only a person with Alzheimer can, the son, the director is struggling with financial troubles after his film Children of Nature has flopped in the cinema.
Orig. Title: Mamma Gógó
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: Icelandic
Director: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson
Screenplay: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson
Cast: Kristbjörg Kjeld, Hilmir Snær Guðnason, Gunnar Eyjólfsson, Margrét Vilhjálmsdóttir
Producer: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson,Guðrún Edda Þórhannesdóttir
Sprachfassung: OV
Music: Hilmar Örn Hilmarsson
Director of Photography: Ari Kristinsson
Production Design: Árni Páll Jóhannsson
Editor: Anders Refn, Sigvaldi J. Kárason
Commissioning Editor:
Format: dcp
Printsource: Icelandic Film Centre | Phone: +354 562 3580 | Email: |
German Distributor:
World Sales: Bavaria Film International | Phone: +49 89 64 99 26 86 | Email: |
Production: Spellbound Productions


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