Íslenska

The Day Iceland Stood Still

One fall afternoon in 1975, 90% of Iceland's women went on strike - and brought the country to its knees. Thanks to them Iceland ranks #1 on the Gender Equality Index. This is the best story you never heard about the power of women to transform society.

Crew

About the film

  • Type
    Documentary
  • National Premiere Date
    October 1, 2023
  • Length
    70 min.
  • Language
    Icelandic, English
  • Original Title
    Dagurinn sem Ísland stöðvaðist
  • International Title
    The Day Iceland Stood Still
  • Production Year
    2023
  • Production Countries
    Iceland, United States
  • Icelandic Film Centre Grant
    No
  • Production Format
    4K Digital
  • Aspect Ratio
    1.85:1
  • Color
    Yes
  • Screening format and subtitles
    DCP - MFX

Company Credits

Festivals

  • 2023
    RIFF