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Ófærð 

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In a remote town in Iceland, Police desperately try to solve a crime as a powerful storm descends upon the town.
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Ólafur Darri Ólafsson ...  Andri Ólafsson 20 episodes, 2015-2019
Ilmur Kristjánsdóttir ...  Hinrika / ... 20 episodes, 2015-2019
Ingvar Sigurdsson ...  Ásgeir / ... 20 episodes, 2015-2019
Elva María Birgisdóttir Elva María Birgisdóttir ...  Þórhildur / ... 20 episodes, 2015-2019
Baltasar Breki Samper ...  Hjörtur / ... 19 episodes, 2015-2019
Guðjón Pedersen Guðjón Pedersen ...  Bárður 19 episodes, 2015-2019
Sigrún Edda Björnsdóttir Sigrún Edda Björnsdóttir ...  Kolbrún 18 episodes, 2015-2019
Björn Hlynur Haraldsson ...  Trausti / ... 18 episodes, 2015-2019
Katla M. Þorgeirsdóttir Katla M. Þorgeirsdóttir ...  Laufey 18 episodes, 2015-2019
Nína Dögg Filippusdóttir ...  Agnes 13 episodes, 2015-2019
Júlia Guðrún Lovisa Henje Júlia Guðrún Lovisa Henje ...  Perla 12 episodes, 2015-2019
Pálmi Gestsson Pálmi Gestsson ...  Hrafn Eysteinsson / ... 11 episodes, 2015-2019
Salka Sól Eyfeld Salka Sól Eyfeld ...  Soffía 11 episodes, 2016-2019
Bjarne Henriksen ...  Søren Carlsen / ... 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Þorsteinn Bachmann ...  Sigurður Guðmundsson / ... 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Stormur Jón Kormákur Baltasarsson Stormur Jón Kormákur Baltasarsson ...  Aron 10 episodes, 2018-2019
Sólveig Arnarsdóttir Sólveig Arnarsdóttir ...  Halla 10 episodes, 2018-2019
Aron Már Ólafsson ...  Víkingur 10 episodes, 2018-2019
Þorsteinn Gunnarsson Þorsteinn Gunnarsson ...  Eirikur 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Hanna María Karlsdóttir Hanna María Karlsdóttir ...  Þórhildur eldri 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Steinunn Ólína Þorsteinsdóttir ...  Aldís Eiríksdóttir / ... 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Kingsford Siayor ...  Ebo 10 episodes, 2018-2019
Jóhann Sigurðarson Jóhann Sigurðarson ...  Leifur 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Unnur Ösp Stefánsdóttir Unnur Ösp Stefánsdóttir ...  Elín 10 episodes, 2018-2019
Magnús Ragnarsson Magnús Ragnarsson ...  Friðrik 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Steinn Ármann Magnússon Steinn Ármann Magnússon ...  Ketill 10 episodes, 2018-2019
Kristján Franklin Magnúss Kristján Franklin Magnúss ...  Guðni 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Eysteinn Sigurðarson ...  Hjálmar 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Lilja Nótt Þórarinsdóttir ...  María 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Hans Tórgarð Hans Tórgarð ...  Dvalinn Knudsson / ... 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Katrín Halldóra Sigurðardóttir Katrín Halldóra Sigurðardóttir ...  Guðrún / ... 10 episodes, 2018-2019
Rúnar Freyr Gíslason ...  Sigvaldi 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Jasmín Dúfa Pitt Jasmín Dúfa Pitt ...  Jóhanna 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Jón Pétursson Jón Pétursson ...  Maggi 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Rán Ísold Eysteinsdóttir Rán Ísold Eysteinsdóttir ...  Dagný Eiriksdóttir / ... 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Sigurður Karlsson Sigurður Karlsson ...  Guðmundur 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Arnmundur Ernst Björnsson ...  Stefán 10 episodes, 2018-2019
Grace Achieng Grace Achieng ...  Joy 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Georg Leite de Oliveira Santos Georg Leite de Oliveira Santos ...  Ayanike 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Trygve Jonas Eliassen Trygve Jonas Eliassen ...  Alexander 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Arnar Jónsson Arnar Jónsson ...  Ævar 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Jóel Sæmundsson ...  Þór Snædal / ... 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Jóhanna Vigdís Arnardóttir Jóhanna Vigdís Arnardóttir ...  Hafdís Magnúsdóttir 9 episodes, 2018-2019
Elva Ósk Ólafsdóttir Elva Ósk Ólafsdóttir ...  Steinunn 9 episodes, 2018-2019
Sigurbjartur Atlason ...  Skúli 9 episodes, 2018-2019
Marta Quental Marta Quental ...  Nishadi 9 episodes, 2015-2016
Ólafía Hrönn Jónsdóttir Ólafía Hrönn Jónsdóttir ...  Freyja 9 episodes, 2016
Christof Wehmeier Christof Wehmeier ...  Þýsk ferðamaður / ... 9 episodes, 2016
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In a remote town in Iceland, Police desperately try to solve a crime as a powerful storm descends upon the town.

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Splendid
17 August 2018 | by joannplSee all my reviews

Ófærð is an amazing, dark, slow-burning drama, where you feel the tension building from the very first moment. Ólafur Darri Ólafsson depicted a single-father (for the time-being), living with his parents-in-law, working as the chief of police with so much details and such psychological depth that it leaves the watcher in awe. He is strong but easily-hurt, he is tormented by his love to his wife and still naivelly believes that maybe, just maybe everything will be fine. The story - wow, so many paths that it takes us on, such tangled connections between closed-knit society of a small community. The scenery - breath-taking; I'm from Poland so we do have some strong winters, but the creepy atmosphere of being completelly cut-off by the snow fall is something I don't know :) And it worked for me - I was binge-watching the series with 38 degrees Celsius outside and I felt frozen to the bone :) It was a combination of the story and scenery that made the film so thrilling. Overall - great acting, good story and somewhat surprising ending.


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