Norwegian film maker Marthe Thorshaug is showing her film “The Legend of Ygg” at the Whitechapel Gallery from 14 October to 15 January 2012.
Thorshaug’s film is a modern take on Norse legend’s death riders, as a group of girls drive themselves to extremes to conquer their fear and test their horses’ courage.
Marthe Thorshaug, who was born in Hamar, Norway, is showing “The Legend of Ygg” along with three other international films. The films are part of Art in the Auditorium, showcasing international artists working with film, video and animation.
The Legend of Ygg
14 October - 15 January 2012
Art in the Auditorium
77-82 Whitechapel High Street
Opening hours: Tuesday – Friday, 11am-6pm.