Of Horses and Men (Hross í Oss)

directed by Benedikt Erlingsson with Ingvar E. Sigurđsson, Steinn Ármann Magnússon, Kjartan Ragnarsson . Island 2013, 81’, v.o. eng-it. sub.

The man loves the woman and the woman loves the man but the man is in love with his most prized possession, the mare, and the mare is obsessed with the stallion. In a remote valley in Iceland where neighbors follow each other closely, the couple’s first official visit is closely monitored. Spring is coming and with it, the dangerous force of nature.This can not end well. Love and death become interlaced and with immense consequences for the whole community. We follow the fortune of people through the horses’ perception.

Friðrik Þór Friðriksson
Written by Benedikt Erlingsson
Music Davíđ Þór Jónsson
Director of Photography Bergsteinn Björgúlfesson
Production Designer Sigurđur Óli Pálmason

A country romance about the human streak in the horse and the horse in the human. Love and death become interlaced and with immense consequences.  The fortunes of the people in the country through the horses’ perception.

1o/04, 18.30 Teatro Petruzzelli
11/04, 22.45 Galleria 5

€ 2,00

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