Young viewers will love this short adaptation of the Icelandic folk legend of The Girl and The Raven. The story is based on events surrounding a huge landslide in Vatnsdalur, Iceland in 1545, laying waste to the farm of Skíðastaðir. Tradition says that one girl survived in an extraordinary manner…
It is a Handbendi Production, supported by Little Angel Theatre.
This film will be released for free on the Little Angel Theatre YouTube channel.
The show lasts approximately 10 minutes and is available for one year.
Although this show is free to watch, please consider making a donation to the Little Angel Theatre which does vital work in helping younger children to access the joy of theatre.
Created by Greta Clough
Performed by Sigurður Líndal þórisson (narrator) and Elín Rannveig Líndal (girl)
Music by Paul Mosley
Sound design by Sigurvald Ívar Helgasson
Handbendi is a professional puppetry and theatre production company based in Hvammstangi, Northwest Iceland.
Greta Clough is the artistic director and creative producer of Handbendi. Greta is an award winning international performer, director, and playwright. She is the former Associate Artist of Little Angel Theatre and has over a decades experience creating and touring original theatre productions around the world.
Watch THE GIRL AND THE RAVEN here