Published material

Articles on Icelandic filmmaking


A Brief History of Icelandic Cinema - an article by Birgir Thor Møller.

Iceland - an overview by Eddie Cockrell of the Icelandic film industry in 2009, published in International Film Guide.

Iceland - an overview by Eddie Cockrell of the Icelandic film industry in 2010, published in International Film Guide.

Iceland - an overview by Eddie Cockrell of the Icelandic film industry in 2011, published in International Film Guide.

Icelandic Films - an article by Peter Cowie, first published in 2000, updated in 2005.

No One's Lazy in Lazy Town - an overview by Eddie Cockrell of the Icelandic film industry in 2008, published in International Film Guide.

Questions of Uncertainty: Representation of Uncertainty in Icelandic films 2003-2008 - a thesis by Thora Blondal in partial fulfilment of the requirements of Anglia Ruskin University for the degree of Master of Arts, April 2009.

A Short History of an Unknown Cinema - an article in Polish by Árni Ólafur Ásgeirsson.

Books on Icelandic filmmaking


Icelandic National Cinema: Film- und Rezensionsanalysen nationaler Identität.
Agnes Schindler. Trier: Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier, 2015.

A Subjective Guide to Icelandic Cinema. Sebastian Jakub Konefał.