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Dancer in the Dark
An east European girl goes to America with her young son, expecting it to be like a Hollywood film. Dir: Lars von Trier With: Björk, Catherine Deneuve, David Morse Crime | Drama | Musical 140 mins.
Beowulf & Grendel
The blood-soaked tale of a Norse warrior's battle against the great and murderous troll, Grendel. Out of allegiance to the King Hrothgar... Dir: Sturla Gunnarsson With: Hringur Ingvarsson, Spencer Wilding, Stellan Skarsgård Action | Adventure | Drama | Fantasy 103 mins.
The Boss of It All
An IT company hires an actor to serve as the company's president in order to help the business get sold to a cranky Icelander. Dir: Lars von Trier With: Jens Albinus, Peter Gantzler, Friðrik Þór Friðriksson Comedy 99 mins.
One Point O
After receiving mysterious empty packages inside his apartment, a young computer-programmer begins a personal investigation into their origins. Dir: Jeff Renfroe, Marteinn Thorsson With: Richard Rees, Jeremy Sisto, Udo Kier Drama | Horror | Mystery | Sci-Fi | Thriller 92 mins.
No Such Thing
"No Such Thing" tells the story of a young journalist who journeys to Iceland to find her missing fiancée only to encounter a mythical creature. She eventually forges a relationship with the being. Dir: Hal Hartley With: Sarah Polley, Robert John Burke, Helen Mirren Comedy | Drama | Fantasy 102 mins.
Angels of the Universe
Páll is an artistic and sensitive young man. Getting dumped by his girlfriend, Dagny, triggers his descent into madness... Dir: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson With: Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson, Baltasar Kormákur, Hilmir Snær Guðnason Biography | Drama 100 mins.
A black comedy set in 1979, about a soldier mistakenly posted to an Arctic military base. Dir: Saul Metzstein With: Jason Biggs, Natascha McElhone, Jeremy Northam Comedy | War 101 mins.
Financial concerns tempt a security guard to return to his smuggling ways. Dir: Óskar Jónasson With: Baltasar Kormákur, Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson, Lilja Nótt Þórarinsdóttir Thriller 88 mins.
A Japanese businessman travels to Iceland and has a series of misadventures while venturing to a remote area to perform a traditional burial ritual where his parents died several years back. Dir: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson With: Masatoshi Nagase, Lili Taylor, Fisher Stevens Comedy | Drama | Mystery 83 mins.
Children of Nature
Old Thorgeir must leave his home far off in the Icelandic 'countryside' and move into a home for senior citizens in Reykjavik... Dir: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson With: Gísli Halldórsson, Sigríður Hagalín, Baldvin Halldórsson Drama | Romance 82 mins.
Of Horses and Men
A country romance about the human streak in the horse and the horse in the human. Love and death become interlaced and with immense consequences. The fortunes of the people in the country through the horses' perception. Dir: Benedikt Erlingsson With: Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson, Charlotte Bøving, Steinn Ármann Magnússon Comedy | Drama | Romance 81 mins.
The story of families living in barracks, left by the US Army in Reykjavik at the conclusion of World War II. Dir: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson With: Baltasar Kormákur, Gísli Halldórsson, Sigurveig Jónsdóttir Comedy | Drama 99 mins.
What could be better than knowing your future? And what could be worse? A love-filled childhood abruptly ends when catastrophe descends. One that the child had foreseen yet failed to act upon. Dir: Hilmar Oddsson With: Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson, Unnur Ösp Stefánsdóttir, Ruth Olafsdottir Drama 90 mins.
Charming desperado Ossy, carryng a deadly secret, tracks down his childhood pal Jimmy in Iceland. But Jimmy, now with a family and a regular job, will do anything to hide his past. Dir: Simon Staho With: Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Mads Mikkelsen, Nukâka 95 mins.
Dir: Ragnar Bragason With: Margrét Ákadóttir, Silja Hauksdóttir, Ólafur Darri Ólafsson Comedy 87 mins.
A documentary about the bustling Icelandic musical scene. This documentary covers some of Iceland's most talented and well-known musicians. Dir: Ari Alexander Ergis Magnússon With: Hilmar Örn Hilmarsson, Barði Jóhannsson, Walter Durkacz Documentary | Music 87 mins.
The Grump is a man from the past. A man who knows that everything used to be so much better in the old days... Dir: Dome Karukoski With: Alina Tomnikov, Kari Ketonen, Antti Litja Comedy 104 mins.
Simon a mysterious man with a past returns to Iceland with the intention to end his no good life. Before... Dir: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson With: Keith Carradine, Margrét Vilhjálmsdóttir, Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson Drama 91 mins.
Niceland (Population. 1.000.002)
Dir: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson With: Martin Compston, Gary Lewis, Peter Capaldi Drama 86 mins.
A film director's personal journey experiencing his mother's disappearance into the Alzheimer disease, a film with essential Fridriksson's ingredients, humour, compassion and strong visual style. Dir: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson With: Kristbjörg Kjeld, Hilmir Snær Guðnason, Gunnar Eyjólfsson Drama 90 mins.
Dir: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson With: Örvar Jens Arnarsson, Rúrik Haraldsson, Sigrún Hjálmtýsdóttir Drama 82 mins.
Virgil Bliss is a man obsessed with living a normal life, finding a good job, marrying a decent woman... Dir: Joe Maggio With: Clint Jordan, Kirsten Russell, Anthony Gorman Crime | Drama | Romance 93 mins.
A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism
The mother of an autistic child is determined not to accept the pessimistic prognosis for her son. Dir: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson With: Margrét Dagmar Ericsdóttir, David G. Amaral, Simon Baron-Cohen Documentary 103 mins.
In the middle ages a small Greenlandic boy comes drifting with an Iceberg to a remote and superstitious... Dir: Gísli Snær Erlingsson With: Hjalti Rúnar Jónsson, Hans Tittus Nakinge, Pálmi Gestsson Action | Adventure | Family 90 mins.
The young and fanatical Jon is appointed pastor to a remote church in 15th century Iceland. As is custom... Dir: Hrafn Gunnlaugsson With: Hilmir Snær Guðnason, Hallgrímur H. Helgason, Stefan Jorgen Drama
Count Me Out
A little girl "kidnaps" her half-sister in order to get the attention of her father who left her mother years ago for another woman (who gave birth to her half-sister). Dir: Ari Kristinsson With: Bergþóra Aradóttir, Freydís Kristófersdóttir, Edda Heidrún Backman Comedy | Drama | Family 78 mins.
Dir: Júlíus Kemp With: Páll Banine, Þóra Dungal, Finnur Jóhannsson Drama
On Top Down Under
(2002 Short Film)
On Top - Iceland, a lighthouse, a cold winter evening. Her thoughts drift back to that summer ... to bathing in the hot springs ... Dir: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson With: Nina Gunnarsdottir, Hilmir Snær Guðnason 26 mins.
Investigation Into the Invisible World
Iceland's clairvoyants and mediums are profiled in this curious documentary on supernatural phenomenon. Dir: Jean-Michel Roux With: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson, Baltasar Kormákur Documentary 87 mins.
Rock in Reykjavik
Rokk í Reykjavík (Rock in Reykjavik) gives a thorough overview of the powerful and expanding rock scene in Iceland... Dir: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson With: Hilmar Örn Agnarsson, Júlíus Agnarsson, Eyþór Arnaldsson Documentary | Music 83 mins.
Dir: Stephen Bradley With: Brendan O'Carroll, Brendan Gleeson, Tony Rohr Crime | Drama 92 mins.
Two friends, who are experienced whale hunters, decide to settle down in Rekyavik at the end of the whaling season... Dir: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson With: Thorarinn Oskar Thorarinsson, Eggert Gudmundsson, Harald G. Haraldsson Drama 73 mins.
Lou mostly keeps to herself, grandmother Frida grieves for her husband's death, Tom isn't good at anything, and Henrik always finds the right book in his second-hand bookshop. Dir: Maximilian Hult With: Simon J. Berger, Lia Boysen, Moa Gammel Drama | Romance 90 mins.
I Am Curious, Film
Dir: Stig Björkman With: Lena Nyman, Björn Granath, Lars von Trier Documentary 54 mins.
Dir: María Sigurðardóttir With: Siddy Holloway, Benedikt Clausen, Baltasar Kormákur Musical | Family 90 mins.
The Wager is a comedy with a tongue-in-cheek look at the Hollywood Film Industry. It stars Oscar nominee Burt Young (Chinatown... Dir: Sigur-Björn With: Chris Devlin, Kristine Alexandria, Burt Young Comedy | Romance 88 mins.
60 Seconds of Solitude in Year Zero
Dir: Phie Ambo, Shinji Aoyama Drama 60 mins.
Omfavn mig måne
Dir: Elisabeth Rygaard With: Bora Akkas, Gürol, Mazlum Çimen Drama 89 mins.
Dir: Þráinn Bertelsson With: Gotti Sigurdarson, Dóra Takefusa, Ólafur Egilsson Comedy 91 mins.
Two men in their late twenties, Jim and Frank, old friends from childhood, both emaciated and very grunge guys... Dir: Jóhann Sigmarsson With: Óttarr Proppé, Grímur Hjartarson, Axel Ragnheidur Crime | Drama 72 mins.
(1980 Short Film)
Instructions on how a copy of this classical work of medieval Icelandic literature may be burnt on a fire. Dir: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson 18 mins.
Dir: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson Documentary 78 mins.
In the summer of 1984, Iceland's king of country music, Hallbjörn Hjartarson, arranged the first and only Icelandic cowboy-festival... Dir: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson Documentary 81 mins.
(1997 TV Series)
Dir: Jakub Skalicky, David Beránek With: Jan Cechticky, Chris Corner, Dusan Lipert 60 mins.
Dir: Marko Röhr With: Antti Reini, Ari Ilola, Karl Gunnarsson Documentary 52 mins.
Pönkið og Fræbbblarnir
Dir: Örn Marino Arnarson, Thorkell S. Hardarson With: Gunnar Lárus Hjalmarsson, Arnór Snorrason, Sigurður Steinarsson Documentary | Music
Woodmouse: Life on the Run
Dir: Þorfinnur Guðnason With: Askur, Erlingur Gíslason Documentary 52 mins.
(2010 Short Film)
A film school student documents a naive Icelandic couples' initiation into an American cult. Soon the comical turns macabre. Dir: Hrefna Hagalin, Kristin Bara Haraldsdottir With: Þorsteinn Bachmann, Sindri Eldon, Nína Dögg Filippusdóttir
Eldsmiðurinn (The Blacksmith) is a film about an eighty year old craftsman and inventor, who lives alone on the east coast of Iceland... Dir: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson Documentary 35 mins.
Nomina Sunt Odiosa
(1975 Short Film)
Experimental film showing students graduation from the High School of Reykjavík edited with shots of cola bottles being filled and taped. Dir: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson
Because this project is categorized as in development, the data is only available on IMDb Pro
(1989 Short Film)
Based on 17th century Icelandic folklore. A young man made himself wings and flew over the Hvítá river. This was supposed to be the work of the devil so the bishop orders the boy to be whipped and burns the wings. Dir: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson With: Þröstur Leó Gunnarsson, Kristbjörg Kjeld, Steindór Hjörleifsson
Vaidas: Undir halastjörnu
Dir: Ari Alexander Ergis Magnússon Thriller
(2005 TV Series)
A twenty-part interview series with Icelandic film directors and other filmmakers about their films, showing excerpts from their films and discussing the ideas and approaches regarding their work. Dir: Ásgrímur Sverrisson With: Þráinn Bertelsson, Róbert I. Douglas, Gísli Snær Erlingsson Biography | History | Talk-Show 55 mins.
Udlændingene for det hele
Dir: Jonas Bagger, Søren Høy With: Jean-Marc Barr, Benedikt Erlingsson, Friðrik Þór Friðriksson 9 mins.
(2011 Short Film)
A short film about a young boy's escape from reality, the search for love and security, about cryptic... Dir: Ari Alexander Ergis Magnússon With: Guðrún Ásmundsdóttir, Jón Högni Harðarson, Valdimar Örn Flygenring Drama 17 mins.
Season of the Witch
Episode: Episode #1.3 (2011) Dir: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson With: Gudmundur Thorvaldsson Crime 198 mins.
Season of the Witch
Episode: Episode #1.4 (2011) Dir: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson With: Gudmundur Thorvaldsson Crime 198 mins.
Episode: Thermidor (2011) Einar, a charismatic history teacher is committed to a remote mental asylum in Iceland. During the bank holiday weekend he initiates an uprising that transforms into a proper revolution where the lunatics literally take over the asylum. Dir: Ragnar Bragason With: Jörundur Ragnarsson, Pétur Jóhann Sigfússon, Halldór Gylfason Comedy | Drama 360 mins.
(1997 TV Series)
Episode: Episode #1.7 (1997) Dir: Jakub Skalicky, David Beránek With: Olivier Assayas, Maggie Cheung, Robert del Naja 60 mins.
Season of the Witch
Episode: Episode #1.2 (2011) Dir: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson With: Gudmundur Thorvaldsson Crime 198 mins.
Season of the Witch
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2011) Dir: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson With: Gudmundur Thorvaldsson Crime 198 mins.