NBS

2008

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AMA DABLAM, BEYOND THE VOID - dir. INGVAR A THORISSON

This is a documentary film about an expedition to climb Ama Dablam 6.856 m. high peak in the Himalayas.
The expedition is lead by Simon Yates, known as “ the man with the knife”.
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THE BOHEMIANS - THORSTEINN J.

This is an eveaning with The Bohemians,
a fellowship established in 1876. A, concert for
men in 8 pieces, when it's neither fasionable to
to sing, or to be a man. Read more
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THE CORNER SHOP - dir. HELGA RAKEL RAFNSDÓTTIR & HULDA RÓS GUDNADÓTTIR

The Corner Shop is a documentary about one of the last remaining grocery stores in Iceland. Run by two eccentric brothers, it is the glue that keeps the community together. Read more
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DIETER ROTH PUZZLE - dir. HILMAR ODDSSON

In 1957, a young and unknown artist by the name of Dieter Roth boarded a ship to Iceland in the pursuit of love. After seven years in a small society unable to contain his talent, he left, leaving behind his life partner and four children to become one of the most influential artists of the 20th century. Read more
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ELECTRONICA REYKJAVIK - dir. ARNAR JONSSON

Electronica Reykjavik is the story of a revolution in music. The electronic and house music of the late 80´s and early 90´s has made and affected a whole generation of musicians. A scene of mostly underground and avant-garde Icelandic electronic artists emerged, many of which are portrayed in the film. Read more
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EVERYBODY PRESENT- dir. MARIA GUDMUNDSDOTTIR

A documentary about a group of ladies in Reykjavik who have been meeting up twice a week to dance together for half a century. Read more
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I THINK SHE´S A MUSUNGU - dir. ANNA THORA STEINTHORSDOTTIR

I think she’s a Musungu is a documentary about 8 years old Erna Kanema. She lives in Reykjavik with her Icelandic mother, Zambian father and little sister. She takes her Icelandic grandmother and uncle’s family on an adventurous trip to Zambia to meet her relatives there. Read more
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KETILL - dir.JOSEPH MARZOLLA TOMAS LEMARQUIS

The protagonist Ketill Larsen is a 71-year-old man living in a desolate house on a hill with a view of a shopping mall in the outskirts of Reykjavik. Each day, with a bag filled with his own works, he hitchhikes to the city center where he writes poems and makes paintings (at least 15 a day) in his favorite cafes. Read more
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ONLY A BIRTH - dir. THOR ELIS PALSSON

An artist in his nineties, Jóhann Eyfells resume his entire life as an artist and philosopher after his wife death and starts a great move to a new beginning. 

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