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Sundance 2014: Men of a certain age travel, party in 'Land Ho!'

Sundance 2014: Men of a certain age travel, party in 'Land Ho!'

Could this year’s Sundance "it" girl be a male, seventysomething physician from Kentucky? It could happen once audiences spend some time with Earl Lynn Nelson, one of the stars of the travelogue comedy “Land Ho!”

The film premieres Sunday as part of the Next section at Sundance. It was written and directed by Martha Stephens and Aaron Katz, who have made a splash on the festival circuit with such individual efforts as “Passenger Pigeons” and “Cold Weather,” and both filmmakers are showing their work at Sundance for the first time.

“Land Ho!” follows two retirement-age former brothers-in-law as they take a spontaneous trip together to Iceland. They see the sights,...

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