School-Time Screening: Ikingut

October 22, 2002

Alternate Title kaBAM Film: Ikingut
Production Language Icelandic;English
Country of Origin Iceland
Description 3-8 Grades. When a small Inuit boy from Greenland drifts into an isolated settlement in Iceland over 300 years ago, he is pursued by the superstitious villagers who blame this little stranger for all their hardships and demand that he be imprisioned. He saves the life of a young Icelandic boy who fights to rescue him. Filmed in a magnificent snowy Icelandic landscape, this award-winning film combines humor and adventure, providing insight into tradutional Inuit culture while exploring universal themes of prejudice and the power of friendship. In Icelandic with English subtitles read aloud by professional actors.
Identifier 2002f.01043
Season Fall 2002
VenueCarey Playhouse (Music Hall, BAM Rose Cinema)