Hera is out on the town when she meets Orri, a friend´s cousin. They join up and hit the town, having fun. At the end of the evening, they go to his place where tendrils of a burgeoning relationship start unfurling. But the next morning, events take place that change the course of their relationship.


Hera is a loud girl with the attitude to back it up. On an adventurous night in downtown Reykjavik, she meets Orri. Excitement and attraction is in the air. The chemistry between the two builds as they romp around the city before heading back to Orri’s. Sparks continue to fly for the couple throughout the night. However, in the light of the morning, the glow from the night before disappears as the relationship between the pair takes an abrupt turn. How do the young lovers perceive each other in the harsh light of day? Can Hera redefine the event in order to appease herself and Orri? When and why does a loud girl choose not to have her voice heard? The film deals with perception and sex in a gray zone.

About the film

  • Type: Short Film
  • Genre: Drama
  • Length: 14 min. 49 sec.
  • Language: Icelandic
  • Original Title: Megaphone
  • International Title: Megaphone
  • Production Year: 2013
  • Production Countries: Iceland
  • Icelandic Film Centre Grant: No
  • Production Format: RED
  • Aspect Ratio: 16:9
  • Color: Yes
  • Sound: Stereo
  • Screening format and subtitles: HD and DCP



Company Credits


  • Nordisk Panorama - Isländskt Retrospektiv, Malmö, 2015
  • Balkankult Foundation, Belgrad, 2015
  • Nordisk Panorama, 2014

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