Original name: Nói albínói
Country: Iceland, Germany, UK, Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
17 year old Noi drifts through life on a remote fjord in Iceland. In winter, the fjord is cut off from the outside world, surrounded by ominous mountains and buried under a shroud of snow. Noi dreams of escaping from this white-walled prison with Iris, a city girl who works in a local gas staion. But his clumsy attempts at escape spiral out of control.
touching, realistic, gloomy, serious, bleak, melancholic, meditative, reflective, harsh, depressing ...
friendship, coming of age, isolation, drinking, love, natural disaster, school, death, teacher, gas station, small town, loneliness, village, solitude, depression, parents and children, mentor, coming-of-age, dreams, destiny, high school, teenage life, rebellion, deadpan, existentialism ...
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