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Woman at War (Kona fer í stríð)

Country: Iceland/France/Ukraine
Language: Icelandic/Spanish/English/Ukrainian with subtitles
Director: Benedikt Erlingsson
Runtime: 100 minutes
Rating: PG
Date: June 01, 2019 at 5:00pm
Location: Salmar Classic Theatre

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Halla is a choirmaster in Iceland who is trying to adopt a child from the Ukraine. She is finally approved, but the challenge now is that she has a secret life as an eco-terrorist. She has to face the inevitable dilemmas facing everyone committed to the greater good. A tiny jazz band follows Halla everywhere she goes symbolizing hope, real or imagined.

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