Woman at war

Woman at war

DVD | Icelandic
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"Halla becomes a determined environmental activist, but this threatens a long-held hope of hers."--www.imdb.com.
Copyright Date: ©2019
Branch Call Number: MOVIE WOMAN
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 in.
digital,optical,surround,Dolby 5.1
video file,DVD video,region 1

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booksmile
Oct 30, 2019

Fun to watch, like the stuff with that odd band and choir trio, but also deals with serious topics like climate change and who has power and stuff.

p.s.-ecoterrorism is still bad and illegal (and people can get hurt/lose jobs/etc), but oh did I want to cheer her on....

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echo799
Oct 24, 2019

My top film of the Portland International Film Festival 2019

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ilovewhippets
Oct 18, 2019

A delightful, tongue-in-cheek, light, cultural drama story with a message! Beautiful Icelandic scenery!
A fascinating way to tell the story! It's quite unique and artsy in some ways, such as the addition of an Instrumental ensemble and the Ukrainian song scenes, which added a wonderful balance to the story! I got to really enjoy these surprises!

I loved the subtle humour and comedic scenes, esp involving the Spanish-speaking Tourist in Iceland! Poor guy! ;) Hilarious! And the hunting for the drone! Many of us dreamed doing the same, probably! Hehe :))

I definitely recommend this movie! Superbly done!

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matcat44
Oct 09, 2019

Very different and quirky. Kept me watching.

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Urbano
Oct 02, 2019

Very moving and thought provoking.

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rainsun
Sep 25, 2019

I'm not sure who would like it or who I would recommend it to... and yet, I loved it. However, it's very important to see a movie like this without any foreknowledge, so if someone has already told you much about it... try to wait a year or two before seeing it.

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INVS
Sep 20, 2019

I really liked this quirky, timely film. Fascinated with the scenery, the music the the subject matter. Thankfully, the subtitles were easy to follow. A bit strange at first, so glad I stuck with it. I'd love to have a Cd of the choir.

STPL_JessH Aug 20, 2019

We showed this movie for Film Night here at the library and it did not disappoint. I LOVED it! I was so impressed and intrigued by the use of music! Can't wait to see it again!

ArapahoeLesley Aug 19, 2019

This is a lovely, sad, quirky cute film. It's a perfect film about the realities of fighting against climate change, big business and world government as one woman in Iceland attempts to make a difference. I loved it.

ArapahoeManon Jul 23, 2019

This movie combines humor and serious environmental concerns. Viewers see the beautiful countryside in Iceland and are gifted a unique soundtrack. Complex issues are faced head on, making this a great movie to discuss with others.

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