20.04.2011

Nordic film festival at Vienna Urania, 5-11 May 2011

The Vienna Urania dedicates its 18th Nordic film festival 2011 to the subject "The North - completely sick" in co-operation with the Embassies of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. For the second time also all baltic embassies in Vienna – Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania – will participate in the film festival. Friends of the Nordic film will have the pleasure to enjoy again an interesting variety of films. For the first time there will be shown films for children on the weekend 7-8 May. This year 18 films will be shown, all in original version with English or German subtitles. The entrance fee is 6,- EUR.

3 films from Iceland will be shown:

Algjör Sveppi og leiti að Villa / The Big Rescue (children's film)

Saturday, 7 May, 17:00 (2009, Director: Bragi Thór Hinriksson, original version with English subtitles, 78 min.)

Bjarnfreðarson / Mr. Bjarnfredarson

Tuesday, 10 May, 19:00 (2009, Director: Ragnar Bragason, original version with German subtitles, 105 min.)

Sveitabrúðkaup / Country Wedding

Wednesday, 11 May, 19:00 (2008, Director: Valdís Óskarsdóttir, orginal version with English subtitles, 95 min.)

Detailled information can be found on the Urania website: http://www.vhs.at/urania
 





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