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Acting on a Dream

Ásthildur Kjartansdóttir, Anna Þóra Steinþórsdóttir

Acting on a Dream is a tragicomic documentary about the awesome Edna Lupita an immigrant and an actress from Mexico. A film that reveals how it is possible to live a normal exciting life even when you are on the verge of killing yourself. The style is dramatic, challenging and untraditional.

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Gunnar Gunnarsson, writer

Júlíus Kemp

Shortly before the Swedish Academy was to announce the winner of the Nobel prize in literature in 1955 the Icelandic novelist Gunnar Gunnarsson received a telegram from his publisher in Sweden asking to send him a portrait and a short biography ASAP. It seemed apparent that Gunnar was about to be handed this prestigious honour. But was he?

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Lie in Wait

Lúðvík Páll Lúðvíksson

A story about a man wanting to save the great whales of the world and in his process of saving the gentle giants he in turn
became a ruthless eco-terrorist.

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Raise the bar

Guðjón Ragnarsson

A girls’ basketball team aims to break down cultural barriers. Their training program is intense and controversial, and they are led by an overqualified and unusual coach who constantly raises the bar. The team achieves remarkable results and the girls are becoming strong, independent, and are ready to change the world. But is the world ready?

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When we Dance

Helga Rakel Rafnsdóttir

A feature length documentary about a journey of creativity when Icelandic - Italian musician Emilíana Torrini collaborates with Belgian band, The Colorist Orchestra.

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