For ages over 12 yearsNordic Children's Film Classics

Benjamin Dove

Benjamin Dove is a tale of modern knights, dreams and reality. It takes place in the 70s in a small town. Four boys form an Order of Knights to fight injustice in their neighborhood. Fantasies collapse into harsh reality when their friendship breaks up and one of them leaves the Order to form a rival gang.


Sun 14 Nov at 16.15 Studio


91 min
Subtitles: Finnish, English
Language: Icelandic

Iceland – Germany – Sweden 1995
Original title: Benjamín dúfa
Directed by: Gísli Snær Erlingsson
Screenplay: Fridrik Erlingsson – based on a book by Fridrik Erlingsson
Cinematography: Sigurður Sverrir Pálsson
Editing: Kerstin Eriksdóttir, Gisli Snær Erlingsson
Music: Olafur Gaukur
Cast: Sturia Sighvatsson, Gunnar Atli Cauthery, Sigfus Sturluson, Hjörleifur Björnsson, Kári Pórdarson
Production: Baldur Hrafnkell Jonsson | Baldur Film


classic, book to film, drama