"The movie business is macabre. Grotesque.
It is a combination of a football game
and a brothel."
-- Federico Fellini
Feb 232021
 

Directed By Baldvin Zophoníasson (aka: Baldvin Z)

Written By Birgir Örn Steinarsson, Baldvin Zophoníasson (aka: Baldvin Z)

Produced By Júlíus Kemp, Ingvar Þórðarson

STARRING

Elín Sif Halldórsdóttir | Kristín Þóra Haraldsdóttir | Eyrún Björk Jakobsdóttir | Lára Jóhanna Jónsdótt | Þorsteinn Bachmann | Ólafur Darri Ólafsson

 

SYNOPSIS

When 15-year-old Magnea meets Stella, everything changes. Stella’s no-holds-barred lifestyle drags them both into a world of drugs, which brings serious consequences for each of them, and their relationship. Twelve years later their paths cross again, and a reckoning between them becomes unavoidable.

LANGUAGE: Icelandic w/English Subtitles

YEAR:  2018

COUNTRY:  Iceland

RATING: TV-14

RUN-TIME: 136 Minutes

THEATRICAL RELEASE:  March 26, 2021

DIGITAL RELEASE:  March 26, 2021

STUDIO/DISTRIBUTOR: Level 33 Entertainment

GENRE: Drama, Biography, Crime, Independent, Foreign

 

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TRAILER: https://youtu.be/8VyuFotgjiA

 

88% ROTTEN TOMATOES

OFFICIAL SELECTION Toronto Film Festival 

MULTIPLE FESTIVAL AWARD WINNER  4 WINS & 7 NOMINATIONS!

WINNER Edda Award Supporting Actor of the Year Þorsteinn Bachmann — Edda Awards, Iceland

WINNER Edda Award Best Costume Design — Edda Awards, Iceland

WINNER Edda Award Best Make-Up  Edda Award, Iceland

WINNER Edda Award Supporting Actress of the Year Kristín Þóra Haraldsdóttir  Edda Awards, Iceland

NOMINATED Director of the Year, Supporting Actress of the Year Lára Jóhanna Jónsdóttir, Screenplay of the Year, Best Cinematography, Best Film, Actress of the Year Elín Sif Halldórsdóttir, Best Editing  Edda Awards, Iceland 

“Like Z’s two previous features, it is strongly acted and sensitively directed.” — Variety

“Framing the plot in female-driven coming-of-age terms, with a tortured same-sex romance at its heart… gives this story a fresher angle than most drug movies.” — Hollywood Reporter

“Let Me Fall is a devastating portrait of sex, drugs, and psychological decay, fashioning chilling imagery that each viewer is sure to carry with them long after the credits roll.”  — Film Threat

“Let Me Fall is a dark journey of the soul, but one worth taken.” — The Canadian Crew

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