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Woman at War

Directed byBenedikt Erlingsson

Woman at War

Directed byBenedikt Erlingsson, starringHalldóra Geirharðsdóttir, Jóhann Sigurðarson, Juan Camilo Román Estrada
  • ORIGINAL LANGUAGE IS
  • SUBTITLES FR/NL
  • COUNTRY Islande, France, Ukraine
  • 2018
  • Duration 101

Introducing

🏆 SACD Award – International Critics’ Week- Cannes 2018 🏆

Synopsis

Fifty-year-old Halla seemingly leads a quiet existence. However, she is actually a radical eco-activist who has declared a one-woman-war on the local aluminium industry. In the midst of her environmental crusade, Halla receives the surprising news that her application to adopt a child was approved.

Introducing

🏆 SACD Award – International Critics’ Week- Cannes 2018 🏆

Synopsis

Fifty-year-old Halla seemingly leads a quiet existence. However, she is actually a radical eco-activist who has declared a one-woman-war on the local aluminium industry. In the midst of her environmental crusade, Halla receives the surprising news that her application to adopt a child was approved.

Amid the jet-black comedy of Woman at War, which takes as its catastrophic subject matter the despoliation of planet Earth, there is a warmth, wit and wisdom that transcend national and cultural boundaries, making this a truly universal treat. THE GUARDIAN