Based on an astonishing true incident that took place on the frigid seas off Iceland in 1984, The Deep fashions a modern-day everyman myth about the sole survivor of a shipwreck, whose superhuman will to survive made him both an inexplicable scientific phenomenon and a genuine national hero.
Original dialogue: Icelandic
Directed by: Baltasar Kormákur
With: ÓlafurDarriÓlafsson, Jóhann G. Jóhannsson, StefánHallurStefánsson, BjörnThors, Thorbjorg H. Thorgilsdótir
Genre: Drama, Adventure
Running time: 93 min
International Premiere – Toronto IFF 2012
Best Foreign Language Film - Doha Tribeca FF 2012
Icelandic Submission - Academy Awards 2013
Wednesday 27 November, 1pm at City Stars Cinema, Omar Ibn El-Khattab Street, Nasr City
Sunday 1 December, 9.30pm at Galaxy Cinema, 67 Abd El Aziz Al Saud St., El Manial
Tuesday 3 December, 9.30pm at City Stars Cinema, Omar Ibn El-Khattab Street, Nasr City
Complete programme of Panorama of the European Film
All data provided by Misr International Films - Youssef Chahine.