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Sigurjon Sighvatsson

Joni Sighvatsson, a veteran producer with over 40 feature films and television series to his credit, is the principle of Palomar Pictures, an independent production company. Sighvatsson also continues to be a significant force in the world of art films. After having paved the way for visual artists moving into feature films with Julian Schnabel's ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Killer Elite
Killer Elite Producer
Brothers Producer
Arlington Road
Arlington Road Producer
Wild at Heart
Wild at Heart Producer


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 2016 Ég Man Þig (producer) (filming)
 2017 The Wanting (executive producer)
 2016 I.T. (co-producer)
 2015 Z for Zachariah (producer)
 2011 Killer Elite (producer)
 2009/I Brothers (producer)
 2009 The Good Heart (executive producer - as Sigurjón Sighvatsson)
 2009 Valhalla Rising (executive producer - as Joni Sighvatsson)
 2006 The Last Winter (executive producer)
 2006 Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait (Documentary) (producer)
 2006 Destricted (executive producer)
 2006 Diva 51 (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2005 A Little Trip to Heaven (producer - as Sigurjón Sighvatsson)
 2005 Screaming Masterpiece (Documentary) (producer - as Sigurjón Sighvatsson)
 2005 Pretty Persuasion (executive producer - as Joni Sighvatsson)
 2004 Everything in This Country Must (Short) (executive producer)
 2002 K-19: The Widowmaker (producer)
 2000 The Weight of Water (producer - as Sigurjón Sighvatsson)
 2000 Passion of Mind (executive producer)
 1999 Arlington Road (executive producer)
 1999 200 Cigarettes (executive producer)
 1998 Phoenix (executive producer)
 1998 Homegrown (executive producer)
 1998 Polish Wedding (executive producer)
 1997 A Thousand Acres (producer)
 1997 The Real Blonde (executive producer)
 1997 'Til There Was You (executive producer)
 1997 Going All the Way (producer)
 1996 Box of Moon Light (executive producer)
 1996 Basquiat (producer)
 1996 Kids in the Hall: Brain Candy (executive producer)
 1995 Lord of Illusions (executive producer)
 1995 Canadian Bacon (executive producer)
 1994 S.F.W. (executive producer)
 1994 A Pig's Tale (Video) (executive producer)
 1994 Gospel According to Harry (executive producer)
 1994 Dead Connection (executive producer)
 1993 Harlow: The Blonde Bombshell (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 1993 Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1993) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.2 (1993) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.1 (1993) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.6 (1993) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.5 (1993) ... (executive producer)
 1993 Dream Lover (producer)
 1993 Kalifornia (producer)
 1993 Red Rock West (producer)
 1993 Behind Schedule (associate producer - as Sigurjón Sighvatsson)
 1992 Candyman (producer)
 1992 A Stranger Among Us (producer)
 1992 Ruby (producer)
 1992 Memphis (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1992 Girl's Club (Video Game) (executive producer)
 1991 Coca Cola Pop Music Backstage Pass to Summer (TV Special) (co-executive producer)
 1991 Madonna: Truth or Dare (Documentary) (supervising producer)
 1990-1991 Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series) (producer - 22 episodes)
- Home Again (1991) ... (producer)
- Spring Dance (1991) ... (producer)
- Spring Training (1991) ... (producer)
- April Is the Cruelest Month (1991) ... (producer)
- It's Only a Test (1991) ... (producer)
 1991 Pantera: Cowboys from Hell (Video documentary short) (executive producer - as Joni Sighvatsson)
 1990 Industrial Symphony No. 1: The Dream of the Brokenhearted (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1990 Ryð (producer)
 1990 Heat Wave (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1990 Wild at Heart (producer)
 1990 Playboy: Kerri Kendall - September 1990 Video Centerfold (Video documentary) (production executive: Propaganda Films)
 1990 Rhythm Nation 1814 (Short) (executive producer - as Joni Sighvatsson)
 1989 Fear, Anxiety & Depression (producer)
 1989 Kill Me Again (producer)
 1988 Teen Steam (Video) (executive producer: Propaganda Films)
 1988 The Blue Iguana (producer)
 1987 Richard Marx Live (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 1987 P.I. Private Investigations (producer)
 1987 Aria (associate producer - segment "Liebestod")
 1985 American Drive-In (associate producer)
 1985 Hard Rock Zombies (associate producer)
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