The Northerner, directed by Robert Eggers, a film about Viking revenge starring Bjork, Nicole Kidman, Alexander Skarsgård, Willem Dafoe and Ethan Hawke will premiere on April 8, 2022. Focus Features will release the film in the United States; Universal has international rights.
The film, made in the 10th century in Iceland, follows a Viking prince seeking justice for his murdered father. Production resumed in Ireland in August 2020 after a long pandemic delay. Eggers co-wrote the screenplay with Icelandic poet Sion, who collaborated with Bjork on Yoga, Cosmogony, Oceania and more.
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