Íslenska

Heartless

A young couple, Anna and Gunnar, live in a society in which people are assigned new spouses by lottery every seven years. When it comes time for them to get new spouses, they are full of heartache, anxiety, and fear.

About the film

  • Type
    Short Film
  • National Premiere Date
    October 2, 2021, Reykjavík International Film Festival
  • International Premiere Date
    September 17, 2021, Nordisk Panorama
  • Genre
    Drama
  • Length
    15 min. 32 sec.
  • Language
    Icelandic
  • Original Title
    Eggið
  • International Title
    Heartless
  • Production Year
    2021
  • Production Countries
    Iceland
  • Icelandic Film Centre Grant
    Yes
  • Production Format
    Arri Alexa
  • Aspect Ratio
    2.39:1
  • Color
    Yes
  • Screening format and subtitles
    DCP, English subs

Company Credits

Festivals

  • 2021
    Nordisk Panorama
  • 2021
    Helsinki International Film Festival - Love & Anarchy
  • 2021
    Reykjavík International Film Festival
  • 2021
    Raindance Fillm Festival