Íslenska

Last and First Men

The film explores zones of decay and ruin where
great tragedies have occurred – places charged
with symbolism. Throughout the film we sense
a spectral presence, an entity that is attempting
to communicate with us.

About the film

  • Type
    Feature Film
  • National Premiere Date
    January 22, 2021, Bíó Paradís
  • International Premiere Date
    February 25, 2020, Berlinale Special - Berlin International Film Festival
  • Genre
    Experimental
  • Length
    70 min.
  • Language
    English
  • Original Title
    Last and First Men
  • International Title
    Last and First Men
  • Production Year
    2020
  • Production Countries
    Iceland
  • IMDB
  • Icelandic Film Centre Grant
    Yes
  • Based on a
    Novel
  • Antecendent Title
    Last and First Men
  • Production Format
    16mm
  • Aspect Ratio
    1.66:1
  • Screening format and subtitles
    DCP

Cast

Company Credits

Festivals

  • 2020
    Scanorama
  • 2020
    Taipei Film Festival
  • 2020
    Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival
  • 2020
    Cologne Cinema Nights
  • 2020
    IndieBo (Festival de Cine Independiente de Bogotá) - Online
  • 2020
    New Zealand International Film Festival - Online
  • 2020
    Melbourne International Film Festival - Online
  • 2020
    Beijing International Film Festival
  • 2020
    IndieLisboa
  • 2020
    L'Etrange Festival
  • 2020
    litfilms – Literatur Film Festival Münster
  • 2020
    Calgary International Film Festival
  • 2020
    Vancouver International Film Festival - online
  • 2020
    Lucca Film Festival and Europa Cinema
  • 2020
    Brisbane International Film Festival
  • 2020
    Architecture Film Festival Rotterdam
  • 2020
    Montreal Festival du nouveau cinéma - online - Award: Won the FIPRESCI award
  • 2020
    Traumabarundkino
  • 2020
    La Roche-sur-Yon Film Festival La Roche-sur-Yon France
  • 2020
    Film Fest Gent
  • 2020
    Utopiales de Nantes
  • 2020
    New Horizons Film Festival
  • 2020
    Thessaloniki International Film Festival - online
  • 2020
    Geneva International Film Festival
  • 2020
    ArqFilmFest - online
  • 2020
    Atlantida International Film Festival - online
  • 2020
    Jerusalem Film Festival - online
  • 2020
    Mobile Kino
  • 2020
    Berlin International Film Festival (Berlinale Special)
  • 2020
    CPH:DOX

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