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THICKER THAN WATER

by Árni Ásgeirsson

synopsis

A family drama set in Reykjavik. Peter, a successful optometrist, is happily married and his wife is expecting their second child. Their perfect lives is thrown into turmoil when Peter discovers he isn´t the biological father of his ten-year-old son.

international title: Thicker than Water
original title: Blódbönd
country: Iceland, Denmark, Germany
year: 2005
genre: fiction
directed by: Árni Ásgeirsson
film run: 87'
release date: IS 24/02/2005
screenplay: Denijal Hasanovic, Jón Atli Jónasson
cast: Hilmar Jonsson, Margrét Vilhjálmsdóttir, Aron Brink Sigurjonsson, Elma Lísa Gunnarsdóttir, Ólafur Darri Ólafsson, Laufey Eliasdottir, Soley Eliasdottir
cinematography by: Tuomo Hutri
film editing: Elísabet Rónaldsdóttir
art director: Marta Luiza Macuga
costumes designer: Margrét Einarsdóttir, Dýrleif Ýr Örlygsdóttir
music: Jóhann Jóhannsson
producer: Jan Fincke, Jensen Peter Garde, Hrönn Kristinsdóttir, Einar Sveinn Þórðarson, Snorri Þórisson
production: Pegasus Pictures, Zentropa Entertainments, Thalamus Film Gmbh (DE)