A Force in Nature: Jóhann Eyfells

Directed By: Hayden de M. Yates | Runtime: 87 min | Plays In Short Block:

A Force in Nature is a self-reflective journey of a 93 year-old Icelandic man in Texas. Jóhann Eyfells, through his genuine candor reveals the forces that shaped his life as an artist. The story reveals the struggles that an artist must face when he is not understood by his own community, and the difficult choices one must endure every day to remain true to one’s own nature. It is a story that explores what it means to be successful as an artist. It is also a story of a profound love between two very strong and independent individuals, and the devotion they had for one another. It is also a story of reconciliation between him and his family that he left behind in Iceland.


October 25, 20173:00 PMTheater 11

* If filmmakers are present, there will be a 15 minute Q&A after the end credit sequence.


Film Type: Feature
Main Genre: Documentary
Sub Genre: Arts
Country of Origin: USA
Language: English
Subtitles: None
Premiere Status: East Coast