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Summer Children

Siblings Eydís and Kári are only five and six years old when their parents' marriage breaks apart. Following the divorce they are sent temporarily to a children's home in the countryside. But when the stay turns out to be longer than they had expected, Eydís and Kári take matters into their own hands.

About the film

  • Type
    Feature Film
  • National Premiere Date
    October 12, 2017, Bíó Paradís
  • Genre
    Family, Drama
  • Length
    84 min.
  • Language
    Icelandic, German
  • Original Title
    Sumarbörn
  • International Title
    Summer Children
  • Production Year
    2017
  • Production Countries
    Iceland, Norway
  • IMDB
  • Icelandic Film Centre Grant
    Yes
  • Production Format
    HD
  • Color
    Yes
  • Sound
    Dolby
  • Screening format and subtitles
    DCP, English subtitles.

Company Credits

Festivals

  • 2019
    Tokyo Northern Light Festival
  • 2018
    Scandinavian Film Festival LA
  • 2018
    Kosmorama Trondheim International Film Festival
  • 2018
    FIFEM - Montreal International Children's Film Festival - Award: INIS Award.
  • 2018
    Titanic Budapest International Film Festival
  • 2018
    Zlín Film Festival
  • 2018
    Riga International Film Festival
  • 2018
    Oulu International Children's and Youth Film Festival
  • 2018
    Cinekid Festival
  • 2018
    Tel Aviv International Children's Film Festival
  • 2018
    Noordelijik Film Festival, Holland
  • 2018
    Valencia International Children‘s Film Festival
  • 2018
    XIII International Film Festival Within the Family, Rússland - Award: Awards: Audience award
  • 2018
    International Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg, Þýskaland
  • 2018
    Nordische Filmtage Lübeck - Award: Children’s and Youth Film Award of the Gemeinnützige Sparkassenstiftung
  • 2017
    Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival
  • 2017
    The Norwegian International Film Festival Haugesund