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2013 — 49th Chicago Film Festival

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Gudmundsson, Gudmundur Arnar

Whale Valley Whale Valley

The special bond between two brothers living in a remote fjord with their parents is explored.

Part of Shorts 7: Anyway, Anyhow, Anywhere

Icelandic, 15

Guiraudie, Alain

Stranger By The Lake Stranger By The Lake

In a secluded cruising spot tucked away on a picturesque lake, Franck notices the muscular Michel and quickly falls for him. Franck’s desire continues to grow even as he witnesses Michel commit a terrible, violent act. Aware of the potential danger, possibly even excited by it, Franck ignores the advice of his wary friend Henri and indulges his passion in this brilliantly observed, sharply insightful meditation on sex and desire that was awarded a directing prize at Cannes.

French with English Subtitles, 97

Now showing rows 6 - 7 of 7