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Life on the Margins: The Cinema of Sólveig Anspach

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Sólveig Anspach Iceland, 2008

In this off-the-wall comedy, Anna Hallgrimsdottir, in her late thirties, is undergoing an existential crisis. She decides to quit her job, sell her business to the highest bidder and leave with her two sons, but being a dope dealer, the biggest supplier on the island, complicates things somewhat.

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Sólveig Anspach France, 2012

It is early summer, Agathe has come back to France and is at home in Montreuil. She is trying to recover from her husband’s death and wants to return to working as a film director.

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