Foreign-Language Oscar Spotlight: of Sheep and Men in Iceland Entry ‘Rams’
Grimur Hakonarson's stark comedy is the story of two estranged brothers, both sheep farmers, whose flocks are threatened by a disease outbreak.
‘Room,’ ‘Where to Invade Next’ Win Audience Awards at Hamptons Film Fest
Other winners included Iceland's best foreign-language film Oscar submission, 'Rams'; the documentary 'Missing People'; and 'Suffragette.'
Oscars: Iceland Selects ‘Rams’ for Foreign-Language Category
The absurdist comedy from director Grimur Hakonarson won the Un Certain Regard prize in Cannes this year.
Cannes: ‘Louder Than Bombs,’ ‘Rams’ Acquired by Soda Pictures for U.K.
The distributor picked up four Nordic titles from the festival.
Cannes: ‘Rams’ Wins Un Certain Regard Prize
Isabella Rossellini led the jury for the Cannes sidebar, which also gave awards to 'The High Sun' and 'Journey to the Shore.'
‘Rams’: Cannes Review
A simply but skillfully told tale of the hardships of isolated rural life in Iceland even today.