Under the Tree (2017)

Agnes throws Atli out and does not want him to see their daughter Ása anymore. He moves in with his parents, who are involved in a bitter dispute over their big and beautiful tree that casts a shadow on the neighbours’ deck. As Atli fights for the right to see his daughter, the dispute with the neighbours intensifies – property is damaged, pets mysteriously go missing, security cameras are being installed and there is a rumor that the neighbor was seen with a chainsaw.

Genres: Comedy | Drama

Country: Iceland | France

Language: Icelandic

Release Date: 6 July 2018 (USA)

Director: Hafsteinn Gunnar Sigurðsson

Writers: Huldar Breiðfjörð (story and screenplay),  Hafsteinn Gunnar Sigurðsson (screenplay)

Stars: Steinþór Hróar Steinþórsson,  Edda Björgvinsdóttir,  Sigurður Sigurjónsson

Review Scores

  • IMBd Rating - 7
  • Metacritics - 8
  • Rotten Tomatoes - 9
  • Wants to see - 9