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Geytin 2019

When: 23. Jan. 2019, Wednesday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Faroese film awardNew Faroese films are screened for the first time and the two awards: “Geytin” and the audience award are handed.  

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Winter Brothers (DK)

When: 26. Jan. 2019, Saturday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Tóff 2019 - Nordic Council Film PrizeA brother odyssey set in a rural chalk-mining community during a cold winter. The younger sibling Emil distils moonshine made from chemicals stolen from the factory. Emil is an outsider, an oddball, only accepted…

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Becoming Astrid

When: 30. Jan. 2019, Wednesday

Where: Havnar Bio, Streymoy

Biopic of Swedish writer Astrid Lindgren, the author of numerous children's books and creator of Pippi Longstocking.

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Tóff 2019

When: 22. Feb. 2019, Friday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Tórshavn Film FestivalTórshavn Film Festival 2019 will take place between the 22nd and 27th of February. The festival will present a programme of Faroese, Nordic and international films.

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The Raft (SE)

When: 24. Feb. 2019, Sunday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

The Raft (SE)Tóff 2019 - Tempo in the Faroe IslandsIn the summer of 1973, five men and six women embarked on a 101-day scientific sea-adventure, drafting on a small raft named "Acali" across the Atlantic. In a experiment initiated by Mexican anthropo…

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5 excellent short documentaries (SE)

When: 24. Feb. 2019, Sunday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Tóff 2019 - Tempo in the Faroe IslandsMelissa Lindgren, director of Tempo Documentary Festival
The Ambassador’s wife
16min. Director: Theresa Traoré Dahlberg
Although she dreamed of a career in opera, the French Ambassador’s wife now lives a…

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Silvana (SE)

When: 24. Feb. 2019, Sunday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Tóff 2019 - Tempo in the Faroe Islands"Swedish rapper Silvana Imam uses her razor-sharp tongue to capture the movements taking place in society today, personifying a new generation along the way. The film is both an intimate love story and a unique l…

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Ravens (SE)

When: 26. Feb. 2019, Tuesday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Tóff 2019 - Nordic Council Film PrizeRavens is based on Tomas Bannerhed’s August Prize-winning novel Korparna. The drama is set on a Swedish farm in the 1970s. In a village that is slowly losing its population, the farmer Agne is driven to the brink…

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Euthanizer (FI)

When: 26. Feb. 2019, Tuesday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Tóff 2019 - Nordic Council Film PrizeVeijo Haukka, 50, is a mechanic with a side business of euthanising old and ailing pets. The smaller animals he puts down with exhaust fumes and the bigger ones he shoots with his pistol. Despite his grim job, Vei…

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Thelma (NO)

When: 26. Feb. 2019, Tuesday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Tóff 2019 - Nordic Council Music PrizeThelma, a shy young student, has just left her religious family in a small town on the west coast of Norway to study at a university in Oslo. While at the library one day, she experiences a violent, unexpected se…

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Woman at War (IS)

When: 26. Feb. 2019, Tuesday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Winner of The Nordic Council Film Prize.Ólafur Egill Egilsson, writer, will introduce the screening.
Director: Benedikt Erlingsson
Halla is a fifty-year-old independent woman. But behind the scenes of a quiet routine, she leads a double-life as a p…

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Before the Frost

When: 27. Feb. 2019, Wednesday

Where: Havnar Bio, Streymoy

As winter approaches in rural 1850s Denmark, an old farmer (Jens) and his family face starvation. With the harsh circumstances and the prospect of yet another tough winter, Jens agrees to ally with the neighbor family in a marriage between his daught…

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