Thursday, May 11, 2006
Icelandic Film Festival in San Francisco
Icelandic Film Festival in cooperation with SOMA Magazine and Iceland Naturally Monday May 22, 2006 Castro Theatre
Double Features at 12:00pm & 6:00 pm
Screaming Masterpiece & The Last Farm 2005 academy award nominated live action film short
Noi Albinoi @ 3:30 p.m.
**Special Icelandic reception for guests following the final showing of Screaming Masterpiece and The Last Farm @ 7:30 pm.
Screaming Masterpiece and The Last Farm at 12:00 (noon) and 6:00 p.m.
Screaming Masterpiece delves into the Icelandic music scene and uncovers a thriving community of artists from all genres of music. Screaming Masterpiece asks the question: why is the small Icelandic community so music mad?
The Last Farm was nominated for a 2005 Academy Award live action film short - The first Academy Award nominations for Runar Runarsson and Thor S. Sigurjonsson. An elderly man keeps a secret from the outside world as he reacts to the possibility that he will no longer be able to remain on his isolated farm.
Noi Albinoi at 3:30 p.m.
Noi Albinoi: Is he the village Idiot or a genius in disguise? 17 year old Noi drifts through life on a remote fjord in the north of Iceland. In winter, the fjord is cut off from the outside world and only a natural disaster will shatter Noi's universe and offer him a window into a better world.
More information at: http://www.icelandnaturally.com/sanfest.shtml or contact: Eric Mason - 650.533.0836 - firstname.lastname@example.org
Purchase Tickets: $10.00.
Posted by Smáfuglar / 2 Birds at 9:12 PM