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Winter Brothers

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Winter Brothers (Vinterbrødre)

Directed by Hlynur Pálmason

  • Denmark, Iceland 2017; 94 min
  • Original version: Danish, English
  • Genre: Fiction, Drama
    • Pardo for Best Actor (Elliott Crosset Hove), Europa Cinemas Label, Special Mention - Locarno Festival
    • FIPRESCI Jury Honorable Mention - T-Mobile New Horizons IFF
    • New Talent Grand PIX - CPH PIX
    • Best Cinematographer's Debut - Cameraimage
    • Grand Jury Prize - Angers FF
    • 34th Robert Awards - Danish Film Academy
    • Best Directing - Transilvania IFF

  • From the director of A WHITE, WHITE DAY presented at CineMart
    From the director of A WHITE, WHITE DAY presented at Berlinale Co-Production Market

Press Quotes

Exceptionally crafted

Jessica Kiang, Variety

Compelling directorial debut

Jessica Kiang, Variety

A solid cinematographic debut

Vassilis Economou, Cineuropa

Pálmason creates an organic film that is impressively vivid.

Vassilis Economou, Cineuropa

A delicate, edgy work of art with a strong heart.

Vassilis Economou, Cineuropa


Lars Mikkelsen wraps 'Winter Brothers'

Wendy Mitchell, Screen Daily

Winter Brothers in Locarno Competition

Anne Marieh, Danish Film Institute

Locarno Film Review: ‘Winter Brothers’

Jessica Kiang, Variety

Winter Brothers: A “lack of love story” about embracing quirkiness

Vassilis Economou, Cineuropa

Review: Winter Brothers

Vassilis Economou, Cineuropa