StoryLine The Film Lamb 2021
A childless couple in rural Iceland makes an alarming discovery one day in their sheep barn. They soon face the consequences of defying the will of nature, in this dark and atmospheric folktale, the striking debut feature from director Valdimar Jóhannsson.
- Genre:Drama, Mystery & Thriller
- Original Language:Icelandic
- Director:Valdimar Jóhannsson
- Producer:Hronn Kristinsdottir, Sara Nassim, Peter Gustafsson, Erik Rydell, Klaudia Smieja, Jan Naszewski
- Writer:Sjón Sigurdsson, Valdimar Jóhannsson
- Release Date (Theaters):Oct 8, 2021 Limited
- Runtime:1h 46m
The Film Lamb 2021 Where to begin with the batshit crazy premise of “The Film Lamb 2021”? The best starting point is a line spoken by one of its characters : “What the fuck is this?” it’s worth noting that even the simplest description of the movie’s premise spoils the essence appeal, if not the complex and even awful.
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Anyone sufficiently intrigued by an icy Icelandic drama about a pair of aspiring parents and sheep farmers who encounter a bizarre opportunity to fulfill their dreams might want to stop here. First-time writer-director Valdimar Jóhannsson has been schooled in the eloquent atmospheric horror film (Don’t put it past distributor A24 to have franchise ambitions in mind.)