Awards

Aspen Shortsfest

2008 Won
Special Jury Award
Skröltormar (2007)

Chicago International Film Festival

2014 Nominated
Gold Hugo
Best Feature
París Norðursins (2014)

Columbia University Film Festival

2007 Won
Festival Award
Outstanding Achievement in Comedy
Skröltormar (2007)
IMAX Outstanding Achievement
Skröltormar (2007)
Won
Audience Choice Award
Program F
Skröltormar (2007)

Edda Awards, Iceland

2015 Nominated
Edda Award
Director of the Year (Leikstjóri ársins)
París Norðursins (2014)
2012 Nominated
Edda Award
Director of the Year (Leikstjóri ársins)
Á annan veg (2011)
Screenplay of the Year (Handrit ársins)
Á annan veg (2011)
Shared with:
Screenplay of the Year (Handrit ársins)
Á annan veg (2011)
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2007 Nominated
Edda Award
Short Film of the Year (Stuttmynd ársins)
Skröltormar (2007)
Shared with:

Göteborg Film Festival

2015 Nominated
Dragon Award
Best Nordic Film
París Norðursins (2014)
2012 Nominated
Dragon Award
Best Nordic Film
Á annan veg (2011)

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

2014 Nominated
Crystal Globe
París Norðursins (2014)

Lübeck Nordic Film Days

2011 Won
Baltic Film Prize for a Nordic Feature Film
Á annan veg (2011)

Nordic Council

2012 Nominated
Nordic Council's Film Prize
Á annan veg (2011)
Shared with:

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2011 Nominated
Best New Director
Á annan veg (2011)

Torino Film Festival

2011 Won
Prize of the City of Torino
Best Feature Film
Á annan veg (2011)
Won
Holden Award for Best Script
Á annan veg (2011)

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An essential and Becket-like film, that balances on a centerline drawn from nothing to nothing in the Icelandic desert populated by female ghosts.

Nominated
Cipputi Award
Á annan veg (2011)

Transilvania International Film Festival

2015 Nominated
Transilvania Trophy
Best Film
París Norðursins (2014)
2012 Nominated
Transilvania Trophy
Best Film
Á annan veg (2011)

Tribeca Film Festival

2008 Nominated
Student Visionary Award
Skröltormar (2007)

Vancouver International Film Festival

2014 Nominated
Best New Director Award
París Norðursins (2014)

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