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Screaming Masterpiece (12A)

5-6 March

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Key

  • A Autism friendly
  • C Captioned
  • D Dementia friendly
  • Venue CCA
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A vital, multi-stratified portrait of the contemporary music scene in Iceland, Screaming Masterpiece is a musical tour-de-force. The success of Björk & Sigur Rós piqued the world’s interest in the island’s scene, which produces pop music that is globally appealing whilst sticking true to its cultural roots. Magnússon’s beautiful documentary celebrates the wonderful diversity of Icelandic pop, with performances from Björk, Sigur Rós, Múm, Johann Johannson & Amina (with Damon Albarn & Foo Fighters also appearing) amongst many others. Presented on stunning 35mm print, this is an immense and cinematic ode to Icelandic pop music.

  • Directors Ari Alexander, Ergis Magnússon
  • Running Time 1h28m
  • Certificate 12A - Contains infrequent strong language
  • Country Iceland / Denmark / Netherlands
  • Language Icelandic with English subtitles
  • Year of Production 2005
  • Thanks to Icelandic Film Centre

All Monday to Friday shows before 5pm have capacity capped at 50% (unless otherwise stated). All other screenings have full unlimited seating capacity (unless otherwise stated).

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