Tag Archives: Icelandic

Virgin Mountain
7.4

Virgin Mountain

Mar. 20, 2015

Virgin Mountain

Like a young bird yet to find the courage to lift its wings, Fúsi (43) lives alone with his mother, where they’ve always lived. Release: ...
The Swan
6.5

The Swan

Jan. 05, 2018

The Swan

When young Sól is sent to live with her distant countryside relatives for a summer, she becomes entangled in a dramatic rite of passage with a ...
Vultures
6.2

Vultures

May. 04, 2018

Vultures

In an attempt to fix his financial problems, Erik recruits his brother, Atli, to help him import a shipment of cocaine into Iceland. Erik thinks ...
When the Raven Flies
6.7

When the Raven Flies

Feb. 04, 1984

When the Raven Flies

Vikings pillage Ireland, seeking silver and slaves, slaying men and women in the process. A young boy is spared when a Viking takes pity on him ...
Remote Control
7.6

Remote Control

Sep. 09, 1992

Remote Control

Since his mother wants to watch TV, Axel, a young auto-mechanic, must recover her remote control, accidentally taken by his punk sister Maja. ...
Jar City
6.9

Jar City

Oct. 20, 2006

Jar City

A murder opens up a bleak trail of long buried secrets and small town corruption for a worn out police detective and his squad. Release: Jar City ...
101 Reykjavik
6.8

101 Reykjavik

May. 31, 2000

101 Reykjavik

Thirty-year-old Hlynur still lives with his mother and spends his days drinking, watching porn and surfing the net while living off unemployment ...
The Beast
4.8

The Beast

Mar. 22, 1986

The Beast

Helgi is a young man that dreams about becoming a writer and returns to his childhood home with his girlfriend Lára. While he’s there he ...
Stormland
6.5

Stormland

Jan. 14, 2011

Stormland

The tragicomic story of lone rebel Boddi Steingrimsson who lives in a small town in Northern Iceland. Boddi hates materialistic modern society in ...
Stella Runs for Office
4.8

Stella Runs for Office

Dec. 26, 2002

Stella Runs for Office

Stella and Salomon run a business together, framkoma.is. Salomon is hired by Anton Skúlason, pilot, to beautify and transform a village, that he ...
Parents
7.0

Parents

Jan. 19, 2007

Parents

The dentist Oscar has been married for five years and lives with his wife and adopted children. On the surface everything seems to be fine but ...
Land and Sons
6.4

Land and Sons

Jan. 25, 1980

Land and Sons

An Icelandic farmer’s son decides to leave his farm, fiance, friends, dog and horse, during the depression before World War II, to start a ...
Iceland in Moving Pictures
7.1

Iceland in Moving Pictures

There is very little information available online on this little gem, the first ‘feature-length’ film shot exclusively in Iceland by ...
Last Stop
8.0

Last Stop

Oct. 31, 2002

Last Stop

An Icelandic documentary about the people that work, and hang around Hlemmur, the iconic Reykjavik bus stop. The film follows homeless people, ...
City State
5.6

City State

Oct. 14, 2011

City State

A police woman lost in violence, a mechanic revenging for his lost son, a crime kingpin with a heart condition, a corrupt officer in love with a ...
Children
7.3

Children

Sep. 09, 2006

Children

Karitas is a single mother of four who desperately tries to make ends meet. Fighting a losing battle with her ex-husband for custody over her ...
Broken Glass
5.5

Broken Glass

Jan. 01, 1988

Broken Glass

Maria is somewhat of a rebel and problem child. Her mother died and her father remarried some awful lady, and Maria isn’t happy at all. She ...
Brave Men’s Blood
6.3

Brave Men’s Blood

Oct. 17, 2014

Brave Men’s Blood

The head of the Reykjavík police department’s internal affairs unit decides to use his investigation into a corrupt police lieutenant to ...
The Girl Gogo
7.1

The Girl Gogo

Oct. 12, 1962

The Girl Gogo

Ragnar has left his family farm and works as a taxi driver in Reykjavík in the early sixties. He’s drawn to the beautiful but unhappy girl ...
Are We Lost Forever
5.3

Are We Lost Forever

Jan. 25, 2020

Are We Lost Forever

One morning it is over. For Hampus it is a relief to break up from their destructive relationship, while Adrian is devastated. Will he be able to ...