Íslenska

The Swan

A wayward nine-year-old girl is sent to the countryside one summer to help out on a farm and mature, but she soon finds herself deeply entangled in a drama she can hardly grasp.

About the film

  • Type
    Feature Film
  • International Premiere Date
    September 10, 2017, Toronto International Film Festival
  • Genre
    Drama
  • Length
    95 min.
  • Language
    Icelandic
  • Original Title
    Svanurinn
  • International Title
    The Swan
  • Production Year
    2017
  • Production Countries
    Iceland, Germany, Estonia
  • IMDB
  • Website
  • Icelandic Film Centre Grant
    Yes
  • Based on a
    Novel
  • Antecendent Title
    The Swan
  • Color
    Yes
  • Screening format and subtitles
    DCP, English subtitles.

Company Credits

Festivals

  • 2018
    Helskinki International Film Festival, Finnland
  • 2018
    Vladivostod International Film Festival of Asian Pacific Countries, Rússland
  • 2018
    Napoli Film Festival
  • 2018
    Riga International Film Festival, Lettland
  • 2018
    Tofifest International Film Festival, Pólland
  • 2018
    Göteborg Film Festival, Svíþjóð
  • 2018
    Santa Barbara International Film Festival, Bandaríkin - Award: Special Jury Prize.
  • 2018
    Victoria Film Festival, Kanada
  • 2018
    Glasgow Film Festival, Skotland
  • 2018
    Febiofest - Prague International Film Festival, Tékkland
  • 2018
    Titanic Film Festival, Palestína
  • 2018
    Skip City Film festival, Japan
  • 2018
    Bucharest International Film Fest, Rúmenía
  • 2018
    Valencia International Film Festival Cinema Jove, Ítalía
  • 2018
    Nashville Film Festival, Bandaríkin
  • 2018
    Northern Lights Film Festival
  • 2018
    BUFF International Film Festival, Malmö, Svíþjóð
  • 2018
    Nordic Edge Phillips Collection Washington
  • 2018
    Volvo Scandinavian Film Festival
  • 2018
    Skip City International D-Cinema Festival
  • 2018
    Shetland Film Festival Screenplay, Skotland
  • 2017
    Filmfest Hamburg
  • 2017
    Rome Film Festival - Alice nella città
  • 2017
    Leiden International Film Festival
  • 2017
    Nordische Filmtage Lübeck
  • 2017
    Thessaloniki International Film Festival
  • 2017
    The Northern Film Festival
  • 2017
    Ljubljana International Film Festival
  • 2017
    Mannheim-Heidelberg International Film Festival
  • 2017
    Scanorama European Film Forum
  • 2017
    Kolkata International Film Festival - Award: Best Director (Ása Helga Hjörleifsdóttir).
  • 2017
    Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival
  • 2017
    Cairo International Film Festival - Award: Best Film.
  • 2017
    Kerala International Film Festival
  • 2017
    Toronto International Film Festival