AND BREATHE NORMALLY
Iceland, Sweden, Belgium, 2018, 100 min.
Scriptwriter: Ísold Uggadóttir
At the edge of Iceland’s Reykjanes peninsula, two women’s lives will intersect – for a brief moment – while being trapped by unforeseen circumstances. Between a struggling single Icelandic mother and a political asylum seeker from Africa, an intimate bond will form as both fight to get their lives back on track.
Scriptwriter and director from Iceland. She holds an MA in film directing from Columbia University in New York, where she was awarded as Best Female Director. Her award-winning shorts have screened at numerous festivals, including Telluride, Sundance and Lincoln Center. She has received 6 nominations for the Icelandic Academy Awards, winning twice for Best Short Film; she also won multiple festival awards. “And Breathe Normally” marks her feature film debut.
2017 And Breathe Normally