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…
Terrestrial channel Stod 1 bowed in Iceland this month, using the last remaining frequency issued by the country's Post and Telecommunications Committee.
The Icelandic Parliament approved legislation Thursday to make the country a more attractive destination for filmmakers by offering reimbursements for the production of domestic and foreign films.