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LAND HO!

by Aaron Katz, Martha Stephens

synopsis

Feeling disenchanted with life after retirement, Mitch, a brassy former surgeon, convinces reluctant Colin, his ex-brother-in-law, to holiday with him in Iceland. The pair sets off through Reykjavik ice bars, trendy spas and adventurous restaurants in an attempt to reclaim their youth, but in Iceland’s vast and haunting landscapes they quickly discover that you can’t escape yourself, no matter how far you travel.

international title: Land Ho!
original title: Land Ho!
country: Iceland, United States
year: 2014
genre: fiction
directed by: Aaron Katz, Martha Stephens
film run: 95'
screenplay: Aaron Katz, Martha Stephens
cast: Earl Lynn Nelson, Paul Eenhoorn, Daníel Gylfason, Karrie Crouse, Elizabeth McKee
cinematography by: Andrew Reed
film editing: Aaron Katz
music: Keegan DeWitt
producer: Christina Jennings, Mynette Louie, Sara Murphy
co-producer: Birgitta Björnsdóttir, Hlín Jóhannesdóttir
production: Vintage Pictures, Gamechanger Films, Unbound Feet Productions, Max Cap Productions, Syncopated Films