Brynja is having the time of her life in a foreign country when all of a sudden her world is turned upside down. She finds herself standing at a crossroad; fight or flight. On her way, she meets women from all over the world that have found themselves in the same situation. The film Islandia is based on a true story.
Length: 20 min
Following the screening the film’s director, Eydis Eir Brynju-Bjornsdottir, will join a panel discussion headed by moderator Paula Gould.
Special guest speakers from UN Women Iceland, The Feminist Association/University of Iceland and The Icelandic Women’s Rights Association to discuss specific aspects on the topic of gender-based violence.
In an effort to help women across the globe, RVK Feminist Film Festival will be accepting donations for the tickets, all proceeds will go towards UN Women to fund women who have been impacted by gender based violence.
We will collect donations prior to the screening, suggested amount begins from 500 ISK.