David Knight - 1st Feb 2018

In the remote Westfords in Iceland, Hawk Björgvinsson has created an absorbing, strange tale for local teenage duo Between Mountains. A secret torchlight ritual between local villagers leads to an extraordinary phenomenon - individuals acquire a human shadow who echo their every move.

Starting with the tethering between Between Mountains singer Katla and her older male 'shadow', Björgvinsson explores the idea through a series of visual jokes as we see the whole village that lives in this strange fashion. Then he goes this further, exploring these shadow characters, and it gets darker... 

Credits

DirectorHawk Björgvinsson
ProducerChanel Björk
1st ADKatrín Gunnarsdóttir
Director of PhotographyHakon Sverrisson
Focus PullerRóbert Magnússon
GafferÁstþór Knudsen
Art DirectorKolbrún Helga Schmidt
ChoreographerKatrín Gunnarsdóttir
Hair & Make-upÁsthildur Gunnlaugsdóttir
EditorHawk Björgvinsson
Editing companySagafilm
ColouristÁrni Gestur Sigfússon
Grading companySagafilm
Post production companySagafilm
Post ProducerÁrni Gestur Sigfússon
VFXÁrni Gestur Sigfússon
Director's RepresentationSagafilm

David Knight - 1st Feb 2018

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