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RFT Online film screening - A White, White Day

Written and directed by Hlynur Palmason

Watch anytime till 30 Jun 2021

Reading Film Theatre (RFT) is teaming up with Peccadillo Pictures to bring the virtual release of A White, White Day.



He is a man, a father, a grandfather, a policeman, a widower.

In a remote Icelandic town, Ingimundur, an off-duty police chief begins to suspect a local man of having had an affair with his late wife. Gradually his obsession for finding out the truth accumulates and inevitably begins to endanger himself and his loved ones.

Nominated for 12 EDDA (Iceland Academy Awards) including Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor Best Supporting Actress

Iceland 2020 – A film by Hlynur Palmason.  Starring Ingvar Sigurðsson, Ída Mekkín Hlynsdóttir, Hilmir Snær Guðnason, Björn Ingi Hilmarsson, Elma Stefanía Ágústsdóttir, Sara Dögg Ásgeirsdóttir – 1 hr 49 min | Cert TBC 

Icelandic Language with English Subtitles


“Delves fearlessly into the cold heart of lonely masculinity.” – Cinema Scope

“Visually arresting and emotionally rewarding” – Screen International

Cannes Semaine de la Critique – Best Actor Rising Star Award

Best Performance Award – Karlovy Vary International Film Festival


Please note: This film A White, White Day contains a sequence of flashing lights which might affect customers who are susceptible to photosensitive epilepsy.



For just £9.49 you will be able to stream this new release from Director Hlynur Palmason from the comfort of home. The film will be available from 3rd of July and you will have 48 hours to view the film once paid.

The first 50 RFT customers can also receive a £1 discount when using code: READFT-AWWD10

A White, White Day film still