"Prisoners" marks the new series from Iceland's Ragnar Bragason, who has been receiving awards and nominations across Europe for more than a decade for movies such as 2013’s "Metalhead," which won…
Iceland’s Next Generation of Filmmakers Gains New Entrant in Guðmundur Guðmundsson With Debut 'Heartstone'
For years, the coming-of-age film has found sometimes large success, but it is ripe for new interpretation for a new generation of filmmakers and audiences. While it might not have been his primary…
Joining the growing ranks of film composers who have taken to the concert stage to present their work, writer-director-producer-scare meister John Carpenter, also known for scoring many of his own…
Hakonarson lovingly captures a deeply rooted rural culture that is closely connected to the Icelandic national spirit.
Iceland's otherworldly beauty has made it a key location for Christopher Nolan, Ridley Scott and other filmmakers seeking the kind of natural and environmental extremes found close to the Arctic…
GOTEBORG, Sweden– While the Nordics may not boast Europe's biggest film industries, its five countries – Sweden, Denmark, Iceland, Finland and Norway – have experienced no shortage of…
Germany remains a hot location for international co-production thanks to generous film subsidies and top-notch studio facilities that offer one-stop shop solutions for foreign projects. Indeed, this…
The Icelandic film industry will feted at the upcoming 37th edition of Goteborg Intl. Film Festival, Scandinavia’s biggest film fest, as part of the annual Nordic Focus tribute. Baltasar Kormakur…
Iceland has one of the planet's highest levels of Internet use, and the government's next act could be groundbreaking: There is legislation to ban all forms of digital porn.
Two highway maintenance men in the barren wilderness of 1980s Iceland find themselves at a figurative crossroads in the small but beguiling character-driven dramedy "Either Way."
"Flying in over the black sand beaches and lava fields, I could see that Iceland had the rugged and unusual look we needed." Clint Eastwood's description of his first encounter with the location for…
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