We are delighted to welcome maverick Icelandic director Baltasar Kormákur to Barbican Film to talk about his film work as part of a special double bill.
The programme starts with his 2005 thriller A Little Trip to Heaven featuring Forest Whitaker, Julia Stiles and Phyllida Law.
The director will then take part in a ScreenTalk before a screening of his acclaimed 2000 feature 101 Reykjavík, the quirky tale of a geek, his mother and her lesbian lover set in the iconic city of the title, with a vibrant soundtrack by Blur's Damon Albarn and The Sugarcubes' Einar Orn.
A Little Trip to Heaven (18) Iceland 2005 Dir. Baltasar Kormákur 86min.
101 Reykjavík (18) Iceland 2000 Dir. Baltasar Kormákur 88min.
An event to complement Peer Gynt, directed by Baltasar Kormákur in The Pit from 28 Feb to 10 Mar 2007.