NOI THE AL­BINO (2003) SBS TWO, 10.40PM, M, DRAMA

The Sunday Mail (Queensland) - TV Guide - - HIGHLIGHTS -

From Ice­land, this is the tale of a dis­af­fected but gifted boy named Noi who be­gins an al­most clan­des­tine re­la­tion­ship with Iris, the daugh­ter of the lo­cal book dealer. Noi (Tó­mas Le­mar­quis, above) dreams of tak­ing Iris and es­cap­ing life in his re­mote fjord vil­lage home where most be­lieve he is in need of psy­chi­atric help. Like other Ice­landic films, it thrives on ab­sur­dist hu­mour and features lots of wacky characters in­clud­ing a gun­wield­ing granny. ★★★

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