North x North Film Fest: Nuummioq
6:30-8 p.m. Wednesday, March 29
NUUMMIOQ this the first feature filmed and produced in Greenland in 2009 and is making its North American premier at North x North. Following the screening, there will be a panel discussion with the filmmakers. Included with museum admission.
The film is the story of Malik, a 35-year-old construction worker from Nuuk who discovers the love of his life at the time when he is diagnosed with cancer. He faces the choice of staying in Greenland with Nivi, the woman he has come to love − or leaving for Denmark in search of medical treatment.
Drama, 98 minutes, Greenland
Directed by Torben Bech & Otto Rosing
Greenlandic & Danish with English Subtitles