2 Birds

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2 Birds (Smáfuglar)

Directed by Rúnar Rúnarsson

  • Iceland 2008; 15 min
  • Original version: Icelandic
  • Genre: Short, Drama


2 Birds (Smáfuglar) takes place during one bright summer night and follows a group of young teenagers on a journey from innocence to adulthood. The main character is a timid boy who has a typical schoolboy crush on a girl his age, who happens to be a friend of his mate.

Director's Statement

People at crossroads in their live interests me. The questions they are confronted with, in balance with the choices they have. I wanted to make a film about adolescents and love, a boy becoming a man.



    Birgitta Bjornsdottir