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October 26: Rams (Hrútar)

2015          93 mins                        Iceland                        Rated: M

Dir: Grimur Hakonarson

In a secluded valley in Iceland, Gummi and Kiddi live side by side, tending to their sheep. Their ancestral sheep-stock is considered one of the country’s best and the two brothers are repeatedly awarded for their prized rams  Although they share the land and a way of life, Gummi and Kiddi have not spoken to each other in four decades. When a lethal disease suddenly infects Kiddi’s sheep, the entire valley comes under threat.

Cast: Sigurour Sigurjonsson, Theodor Juliusson, Charlotte Bovin