Kitchen Stories (2004) Isak (Joachim Calmeyer), a diffident Norwegian farmer, sits around his cozy kitchen as Folke (Tomas Norstrom), a timid Swedish functionary, observes his behavior from a… 2004-02-20 Unrated PT91M Joachim Calmeyer Tomas Norstrom Reine Brynolfsson Lennart Jahkel IFC Films
Movie Review

Kitchen Stories (2004)

MPAA Rating: Unrated
EW's GRADE
B-

Details Limited Release: Feb 20, 2004; Rated: Unrated; Length: 91 Minutes; With: Joachim Calmeyer and Tomas Norstrom; Distributor: IFC Films

Isak (Joachim Calmeyer), a diffident Norwegian farmer, sits around his cozy kitchen as Folke (Tomas Norstrom), a timid Swedish functionary, observes his behavior from a giant high chair. The icy whimsy is well sustained, but you don't laugh at the movie so much as wait for the joke to thaw.

Originally posted Mar 05, 2004 Published in issue #754 Mar 05, 2004 Order article reprints