Country Wedding

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Country Wedding
Directed by Valdís Óskarsdóttir
Produced by Árni Filippusson
Davíð Óskar Ólafsson
Hreinn Beck
Written by Valdís Óskarsdóttir
Starring Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson
Ólafur Darri Ólafsson
Björn Hlynur Haraldsson
Music by The Tiger Lillies
Cinematography Anthony Dod Mantle
Edited by Valdís Óskarsdóttir
Release date
28 August 2008
Running time
95 minutes
Country Iceland
Language Icelandic

Country Wedding (Icelandic: Sveitabrúðkaup) is a 2008 Icelandic film directed by Valdís Óskarsdóttir. The film was released in Iceland on 28 August 2008.[1]


Inga and Barði decide to get married in a church in the countryside. They hire one bus for each family and guests and a band to play in the party. Inga travels with her parents and brother; her best friend Lára that brings her senile grandmother and her flirt Egill; and her mother's mate Svanur that has also a secret affair with Lára. Barði travels with his parents and sister Auður; the gay cousin of his father and his mate; and his friends Síði that Inga Hates and Grjóni that arrives later. They get lost and while seeking the church, the tension increases and secrets are disclosed in the dysfunctional families and friends in the great day of Inga and Barði.[2]



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