Set against the majestic, rugged backdrop of the Icelandic landscape, Guðmundur Arnar Guðmundsson’s short Whale Valley depicts the powerful bond held by two brothers. Guðmundur joins us to discuss how Whale Valley grew from an imagine of brotherly ‘rough love’ and how an extensive pre-production period freed him from overthinking on set and opened up the possibilities for inspiration.
Whale Valley (2013)
The film shows a strong bond between two brothers that live in a remote fjord with their parents. We look into their world through the eyes of the younger brother and follow him on a journey that marks a turning point in the brothers’ live
I’d rather live with my own mistakes than take a safe turn & regret it. That’s the worst feeling I know.