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Nordic Night Presents: Of Horses and Men, Dec 1


FILM: ‘Of Horses and Men’ ( Hross í Oss ). 2013. 81 min. DIRECTOR: Benedikt Erlingsson STARRING: Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson Icelandic with English subtitles TELEGRAPH, UK, Review Of Horses and Men, the directorial debut of Icelandic actor, writer and stage director Benedikt Erlingsson, is formed of six interlocking fables of rural life. Each involves at […]

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Nordic Nights Presents: Cold Fever Sept. 29


NORDIC NIGHTS RETURNS TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 29TH AT 6.30 PM ´COLD FEVER´ (Á KÖLDUM KLAKA) is our first Icelandic film this season. Director is Friðrik Þór Friðriksson, previous Oscar nominee for ´Children of Nature´ This film, in English, features a Japanese businessman who reluctantly visits Iceland to perform a ceremony in honour of his parents, who […]

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Nordic Nights Returns September 29

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Our partners, Ryerson University and the Finnish Consulate, have confirmed that our Nordic Nights film series will continue on Tuesday nights at 6.30 at the same location, Room 307A,  this coming fall and winter. We will be presenting Icelandic and Finnish films with English subtitles, on alternate months, starting with an Icelandic film..Dates of movies […]

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Outdoor Movie: Seagull’s Laughter (With ticket giveaway to Sunna Gunnlaugs concert)

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Saturday July 18 Toronto, ON   8 pm Movie at the Library … our ICCT library is now at President Kara’s house in Mimico and we have added movies and documentaries. Join us for the movie “Seagull’s Laughter” outdoors (or indoors if it rains). Free popcorn! Browse the library, borrow books (English and Icelandic) and DVDs. RSVP to for address […]

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Nordic Nippon Nights: Cold Fever (With ticket giveaway to Sunna Gunnlaugs concert)


Friday July 24th @ 6:30pm at Innis Hall (2 Sussex Avenue, Toronto). A young salaryman Atsushi Hirata (International star Masatoshi Nagase) is forced to cancel his long-awaited golf and holiday in Hawaii. Instead, he must reluctantly travel far north to perform the memorial service in the remote, snowy corner of Iceland where his parents met […]

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Sturla Gunnarsson’s MONSOON Plays in Toronto at Bloor Hot Docs Cinema March 23 – 29

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Part road movie, part spectacle, part human drama, Monsoon is a documentary exploration of chaos, creation and faith in the land of believers.  The subject is monsoon, the incomparably vast seasonal weather system that permeates and unifies the immense and varied culture of India, shaping the conditions of existence for its billion-plus inhabitants. TRAILER – WWW.MONSOONMOVIE.COM See the […]

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