Íslenska

Kitchen by Measure

Ingólfur, an inventive Icelander, gets hooked on the idea of building the perfect kitchen for his wife. The story explores gender roles of the past and how they are surprisingly relevant still to this day. The film is based on a short story by legendary Icelandic author, Svava Jakobsdóttir.

About the film

  • Type
    Animation
  • National Premiere Date
    September 27, 2020, Bíó Paradís
  • Length
    13 min. 5 sec.
  • Language
    Icelandic, German
  • Original Title
    Eldhús eftir máli
  • International Title
    Kitchen by Measure
  • Production Year
    2020
  • Production Countries
    Iceland
  • Website
  • Icelandic Film Centre Grant
    No
  • Based on a
    Short story
  • Antecendent Title
    Kitchen by Measure
  • Production Format
    stop-motion
  • Aspect Ratio
    16:9
  • Screening format and subtitles
    DCP, English subs

Festivals

  • 2020
    Reykjavík International Film Festival (RIFF)