A WHITE WHITE DAY VIRTUAL CINEMA

SYNOPSIS

In a remote Icelandic town, an off-duty police chief begins to suspect a local man of having had an affair with his late wife, who died in a tragic accident two years earlier. Gradually his obsession for finding out the truth accumulates and inevitably begins to endanger himself and his loved ones. A story of grief, revenge and unconditional love.

Trailer

Awards

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Icelandic Selection for the 92nd Academy Awards

Cannes Film Festival 2019 WINNER Louis Roederer Foundation Rising Star Award

Montréal Festival of New Cinema 2019 WINNER Prix d'interprétation Best Actor

Montréal Festival of New Cinema 2019 NOMINEE Louve d'Or

"an eerily gripping study of grief — and impotence in its face — with the trappings of a revenge thriller. "

- New York Times

"The Oscars should have made room for the intense and elemental A White, White Day. "

- AV Club

"...This is a compassionate drama about grief and the sideways behaviour that will out if you keep stifling the main thing... "

- The Film Experience

Screenings

Theatre
Start Date
End Date
City
Link
Metro Cinema
May 29
Edmonton, AB

Complete

Paradise Theatre on Bloor
May 29
Toronto, ON
Calgary International Film Festival (CIFF)
May 29
Calgary, AB

Complete

Vancity Theatre
May 29
Vancouver, BC
Sudbury Indie Cinema
May 29
Sudbury, ON
City Cinema
May 29
Charlottetown, PEI

Complete