Work in Progress
TV fiction

The Minister

Nanna Kristín Magnúsdóttir, Arnór Pálmi Arnarson

As the Icelandic prime minister’s bipolar disorder worsens, his behavior threatens to endanger the stability of his government and the private lives of his aides and political allies. Some on the prime minister’s team take pains to conceal his illness while others seize the opportunity to take advantage of it.

Original title: Ráðherrann
English title: The Minister
Genre: Drama / Comedy

Directors: Nanna Kristín Magnúsdóttir, Arnór Pálmi Arnarsson
Screenwriters: Birkir Blær Ingólfsson, Björg Magnúsdóttir, Jónas Margeir Ingólfsson
Producers: Anna Vigdís Gísladóttir, Thórhallur Gunnarsson
Director of photography: Ásgrímur Guðbjartsson
Costume design: Júlíanna Lára Steingrímsdótti
Production design: Drífa Freyju-Ármannsdóttir
Make-up: Ragna Fossberg
Cast: Ólafur Darri Ólafsson, Thurídur Blær Jóhannsdóttir, Aníta Briem, Thorvaldur Davíd Kristjánsson, Oddur Júlíusson, Jóhann Sigurdsson, Jóel Sæmundsson, Elva Ósk Ólafsdóttir

Production company: Sagafilm

Production format: Alexa UHD
Length: 8x52'
Shooting scheduled to begin: 10.04.2019
Contact: Anna Vigdís Gísladóttir, annavigdis@sagafilm.is