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109 Ratings

Woman at War

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Directed by Benedikt Erlingsson
Iceland, France, 2018
Drama, Thriller, Action


Halla declares a one-woman-war on the local aluminium industry. She is prepared to risk everything to protect the pristine Icelandic Highlands she loves… Until an orphan unexpectedly enters her life.

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Woman at War Directed by Benedikt Erlingsson

Critics reviews

The whole thing is funny enough to be termed a comedy, or at least a dramedy. Halldóra Geirharðsdötter makes Halla an irresistably likeable character, and Erlingsson gives her emphatically ladylike activities in her life outside her clandestine campaign: she conducts a local choir and is in the process of adopting a Ukrainian orphan.
October 07, 2018
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