from tomorrowThursday, March 31, arrives in Italian cinemas with Wanted Cinema lentilThe first film by Icelandic director Valdemar Johansson With my sleep raptor (“Men who hate women“,”The girl who played with fire“,”The Queen of Paper House“,”Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows“) And the Helmeyer Snir Johnson.
Set on a farm in Iceland, it stars Maria and Ingvar, a childless couple who one day discover a mysterious newborn hybrid. Initial joy will soon give way to nightmare.
Inspired by the folk tales and folklore of his countryAnd the The first painful film by the Icelandic director (It was first shown at the festival Alice in the city And in the 74th edition of Cannes Film FestivalIt won the Authenticity Award given by a jury Un Certain Regard) It addresses concrete social issueslike parenting The intersection of the human and animal world respectively Symbols, Metaphors, Metaphors. Feature Film It was shortlisted for Best International Film at the 2022 Academy Awards.
lentilwhich has collected hundreds of reviews in the United States, and has become a cult thanks to the complex balance between them supernatural horror And the Painful folk taleAnd the It promises to be one of the most awaited films of this yearto be seen in one breath which will spark many discussions about Extreme and unconventional choices for director.
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