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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

This is a story of girls struggling and preparing to brake down cultural barriers. To do that they need to be emotionally
intelligent and extremely fit. They are challenging basketball culture in Iceland, led by an unusual coach, who constantly
raises the bar. The parents do not always understand what is going on and the Icelandic Basketball federation is puzzled.

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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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