Through 56 independent scenes, Echo draws a portrait, both biting and tender, of modern-day Iceland during the often turbulent but also exciting time of the Christmas holidays.

Please note that this film is in Icelandic, with Dutch subtitles.
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While Iceland is getting ready for Christmas, a peculiar atmosphere is falling upon the country leaving people feeling both excited and concerned. In the middle of the countryside, an abandoned farm is burning, in a school, a children’s choir is singing Christmas carols, in a slaughterhouse, chicken are parading along a rail, in a museum, a woman is arguing on the phone, in a living room, a young girl is making her grandmother trying on her new virtual reality headset.

Rúnar Rúnarsson, Iceland, 2019, 82 min. , Dutch subtitles. With Sigurmar Albertsson, Sif Arnarsdóttir, Bent Kingo Andersen, Ari Arnarson.