Iceland

Arctic

Arctic

Arctic
IMDb: 6.8
98 min

A man stranded in the Arctic is finally about to receive his long awaited rescue. However, after a tragic accident, his opportunity is lost and he must then decide whether to remain in the relative safety of his camp or embark on a deadly trek through the unknown for potential salvation.

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22 July

22 July

22 July
IMDb: 6.8
143 min

In Norway on 22 July 2011, right-wing terrorist Anders Behring Breivik murdered 77 young people attending a Labour Party Youth Camp on Utöya Island outside of Oslo. This three-part story will focus on the survivors of the attacks, the political leadership of Norway, and the lawyers involved.

Woman at War

Woman at War

Woman at War
IMDb: 7.4
101 min

Halla declares a one-woman-war on the local aluminium industry. She is prepared to risk everything to protect the pristine Icelandic Highlands she loves… Until an orphan unexpectedly enters her life.

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
And Breathe Normally

And Breathe Normally

And Breathe Normally
IMDb: 6.9
95 min

At the edge of Iceland’s Reykjanes peninsula, two women’s lives will intersect – for a brief moment – while trapped in circumstances unforeseen. Between a struggling Icelandic mother and an asylum seeker from Guinea-Bissau, a delicate bond will form as both strategize to get their lives back on track.

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Genre: Drama
Winter Brothers

Winter Brothers

Winter Brothers
IMDb: 6.5
100 min

A brother odyssey set in a workers\' environment during a cold winter. We follow two brothers - their routines, habits and rituals - and a violent feud that erupts between them and another family.

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Genre: Drama
Tuntematon Sotilas

Tuntematon Sotilas

Tuntematon Sotilas
IMDb: 7.8
179 min

The film follows Finnish army machine gun company in Continuation War against Soviet Union, 1941–1944. Based on Väinö Linna\'s best selling novel Tuntematon Sotilas (The Unknown Soldier) and the novel\'s uncensored version, Sotaromaani (A War Novel).

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Genre: Drama, War
Rift

Rift

Rift
IMDb: 5.8
111 min

Months after they broke up, Gunnar receives a strange phone call from his ex-boyfriend, Einar. He sounds distraught, like he\'s about to do something terrible to himself. Gunnar drives up to the secluded cabin where Einar is holed up and soon discovers that there\'s more going on than he imagined. As the two men come to terms with their broken relationship, some other person seems to be lurking outside the cabin, wanting to get in.

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Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Under the Tree

Under the Tree

Under the Tree
IMDb: 6.8
89 min

When Baldwin and Inga\'s next door neighbours complain that a tree in their backyard casts a shadow over their sundeck, what starts off as a typical spat between neighbours in the suburbs unexpectedly and violently spirals out of control.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Out of Thin Air

Out of Thin Air

Out of Thin Air
IMDb: 6.3
85 min

Set within the stark Icelandic landscape, OUT OF THIN AIR examines the 1976 police investigation into the disappearance of two men in the early 1970s.

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I Remember You

I Remember You

I Remember You
IMDb: 6.1
105 min

After an older lady hangs herself in a church, a new psychiatrist discovers she was obsessed with the disappearance of his eight-year-old son, who vanished three years earlier. Meanwhile, three city dwellers are restoring a house when they realize it is haunted.

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Bokeh

Bokeh

Bokeh
IMDb: 5.0
104 min

On a romantic getaway to Iceland, a young American couple wake up one morning to discover every person on Earth has disappeared. Their struggle to survive and to reconcile the mysterious event lead them to reconsider everything they know about themselves and the world.

Tom of Finland

Tom of Finland

Tom of Finland
IMDb: 6.8
115 min

Touko Laaksonen, a decorated officer, returns home after a harrowing and heroic experience serving his country in World War II, but life in Finland during peacetime proves equally distressing. He finds peace-time Helsinki rampant with persecution of the homosexual and men around him even being pressured to marry women and have children. Touko finds refuge in his liberating art, specialising in homoerotic drawings of muscular men, free of inhibitions. His work – made famous by his signature ‘Tom of Finland’ – became the emblem of a generation of men and fanned the flames of a gay revolution.

Genre: Drama
Heartstone

Heartstone

Heartstone
IMDb: 7.4
129 min

A remote fishing village in Iceland. Teenage boys Thor and Christian experience a turbulent summer as one tries to win the heart of a girl while the other discovers new feelings toward his best friend. When summer ends and the harsh nature of Iceland takes back its rights, it\'s time to leave the playground and face adulthood.

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Child Eater

Child Eater

Child Eater
IMDb: 4.4
82 min

A simple night of babysitting takes a horrifying turn when Helen realizes the boogeyman really is in little Lucas\' closet.

Genre: Horror
Autumn Lights

Autumn Lights

Autumn Lights
IMDb: 6.5
98 min

An American photographer adrift in a remote Icelandic community becomes entangled in the lives of a mysterious European couple.

The Oath

The Oath

The Oath
IMDb: 6.4
110 min

When his daughter\'s criminal boyfriend becomes an increasing threat to the family, a father must take action to protect them.

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
InnSæi

InnSæi

InnSæi
IMDb: 6.7
74 min

A story of soul searching, science, nature and creativity, InnSæi takes us on a global journey to uncover the art of connecting within in today\'s world of distraction and stress.

Genre: Documentary
The Aquatic Effect

The Aquatic Effect

The Aquatic Effect
IMDb: 6.2
82 min

Samir, a lanky crane operator in Montreuil, falls madly for Agathe. As master swimmer at the pool Thorez he decides to take swimming lessons with her. But the lie does not last three lessons - Agathe hate liars. Chosen to represent the Seine-Saint-Denis, Agathe flies to Iceland for the 10th Congress of the International Masters Swimming. Samir has no choice but to fly in turn also.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Everest

Everest

Everest
IMDb: 7.1
121 min

Inspired by the incredible events surrounding a treacherous attempt to reach the summit of the world\'s highest mountain, \"Everest\" documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one of the fiercest snowstorms ever encountered by mankind. Their mettle tested by the harshest of elements found on the planet, the climbers will face nearly impossible obstacles as a lifelong obsession becomes a breathtaking struggle for survival.

Z for Zachariah

Z for Zachariah

Z for Zachariah
IMDb: 6.0
97 min

In the wake of a nuclear war, a young woman survives on her own, fearing she may actually be the proverbial last woman on earth, until she discovers the most astonishing sight of her life: another human being. A distraught scientist, he’s nearly been driven mad by radiation exposure and his desperate search for others. A fragile, imperative strand of trust connects them. But when a stranger enters the valley, their precarious bond begins to unravel.

Rams

Rams

Rams
IMDb: 7.3
93 min

In a secluded valley in Iceland, Gummi and Kiddi live side by side, tending to their sheep. Their ancestral sheep-stock is considered one of the country’s best and the two brothers are repeatedly awarded for their prized rams who carry an ancient lineage. Although they share the land and a way of life, Gummi and Kiddi have not spoken to each other in four decades. When a lethal disease suddenly infects Kiddi’s sheep, the entire valley comes under threat. The authorities decide to cull all the animals in the area to contain the outbreak. But Gummi and Kiddi don’t give up so easily – and each brother tries to stave off the disaster in his own fashion: Kiddi by using his rifle and Gummi by using his wits.

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Sparrows

Sparrows

Sparrows
IMDb: 6.8
99 min

The story follows a 16-year-old Icelandic boy, Ari, who lives with his mother in Reykjavík, She has to leave the country for a new job, sending him back to the small town of his youth. There he finds his old friend, suddenly a young woman with a tricky romantic relationship; and his father has become a victim of the financial crisis.

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Genre: Drama
The Shamer’s Daughter

The Shamer’s Daughter

The Shamer’s Daughter
IMDb: 6.0
96 min

The Shamer\'s daughter, Dina, has unwillingly inherited her mother\'s supernatural ability. She can look straight into the soul of other people. When the sole heir to the throne is wrongfully accused of the horrible murders of his family, it is up to Dina to uncover the truth, but soon she finds herself whirled into a dangerous power struggle with her own life at risk.

Fúsi

Fúsi

Fúsi
IMDb: 7.5
90 min

Like a young bird yet to find the courage to lift its wings, Fúsi (43) lives alone with his mother, where they\'ve always lived.

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Genre: Drama
Jeff Dunham All Over the Map

Jeff Dunham All Over the Map

Jeff Dunham All Over the Map
IMDb: 7.1
41 min

Jeff Dunham and his iconic creations, Achmed the Dead Terrorist, Walter, Peanut, and Bubba J. have embarked on an unprecedented world tour that has Dunham touching five continents, logging almost 100,000 miles and starring in arenas where few American comedians have dared to perform. Tell the wrong joke in Singapore or United Arab Emirates and risk being handcuffed before you ever leave the stage. Bring Achmed the Dead Terrorist on stage in Malaysia after a government warning forbidding his presence, and you may begin an indefinite vacation in Kuala Lumpur. While Dunham collects and crafts pop culture references that can excite a local audience upon entering each country - Achmed on this trepidation of returning to the Middle East, Walter\'s (lack of) understanding of current race relations in South Africa, Bubba J. finding kindred spirits in Australia - Jeff shows that humor is truly universal. Most of the time.

Land Ho!

Land Ho!

Land Ho!
IMDb: 5.9
96 min

A pair of former brothers-in-law embark on a road trip through Iceland.

Life in a Fishbowl

Life in a Fishbowl

Life in a Fishbowl
IMDb: 7.3
125 min

Three tales of three people who have a lasting effect on one another. A young writer whose career is skyrocketing finds himself in a stormy marriage. He divorces his wife after the death of their daughter, shuts himself from the outside world and drinks himself to death over a twenty-year period.

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Málmhaus

Málmhaus

Málmhaus
IMDb: 7.1
97 min

It\'s the year 1970 and as Black Sabbath record their first album and mark the birth of Heavy Metal, Hera Karlsdottir is born on the cowshed floor at her parents farm in rural Iceland. The years of her youth are carefree until a tragedy strikes. Her older brother is killed in a accident and Hera blames herself for his death. In her grieve she finds solace in the dark music of Heavy Metal and dreams of becoming a rock star. As the years pass on the farm buried under a shroud of snow and a looming ominous mountain Hera practises her guitar and dreams of forming a band. Hera is a rebellious, misunderstood delinquent in her early twenties who can\'t help but get into trouble. She dreams of escaping out into the world but somehow always ends up at her own doorstep. When her childhood friend returns intent on marrying her and a young priest moves to the farming community the wheels of fate start turning. Hera has to grow up, find her own voice and realize she can\'t run away her whole life.

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This Is Sanlitun

This Is Sanlitun

This Is Sanlitun
IMDb: 6.5
95 min

British sad sack Gary is a failed entrepreneur who has just arrived in Beijing\'s stylish Sanlitun district, allegedly to start a business. There are other reasons why he has uprooted himself — he\'s followed his ex-wife and young son, for one — but he soon finds out that China isn\'t the easiest place to succeed. Blissfully untouched by self-awareness, and only fitfully in tune with reality, Gary sallies forth to make money, armed with faith in himself and little to no knowledge of Chinese culture. He soon hooks up with Frank, a trust-fund kid from Australia who offers to mentor Gary in Eastern ways, although Frank\'s pedagogical method is restricted to yelling at Gary for being a Westerner and not being as \"Chinese\" as him.

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Djúpið

Djúpið

Djúpið
IMDb: 6.6
95 min

Based on an astonishing true incident that took place on the frigid seas off Iceland in 1984, The Deep fashions a modern-day everyman myth about the sole survivor of a shipwreck, whose superhuman will to survive made him both an inexplicable scientific phenomenon and a genuine national hero.

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Genre: Drama
Frost

Frost

Frost
IMDb: 3.5
80 min

A young couple, physiologist Agla and filmmaker Gunnar, wake up at a glacier drilling camp only to find the camp mysteriously abandoned and their co-workers gone. When searching for the lost team they realize they’re up against an unknown deadly force.

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The Final Member

The Final Member

The Final Member
IMDb: 6.5
90 min

Thirty miles from the Arctic Circle, in the northern Icelandic town of Husavik, stands the Icelandic Phallological Museum - the world\'s only Penis museum. Over 40 years, the founder and curator has collected every specimen from every mammal except for one elusive penis needed to complete his collection: The Human Specimen. The film follows the curator\'s incredible, sublimely comic, often shocking quest to complete his eccentric collection, and the two intrepid men who have raised their hands to be the first human

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Svartur á leik

Svartur á leik

Svartur á leik
IMDb: 6.7
104 min

In the mid to late 90\'s, the Reykjavik crime and drug scene saw a drastic change from a relatively small and innocent world into a much more aggressive and violent one.. The film tells the story of this change through the fictional gang of pushers that took control of Iceland\'s underworld.

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Thor: Legend of the Magical Hammer

Thor: Legend of the Magical Hammer

Thor: Legend of the Magical Hammer
IMDb: 5.0
80 min

An over confident teen with a magical weapon and a handful of imperfect gods join forces against an evil queen and her army of giants

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Bobby Fischer Against the World

Bobby Fischer Against the World

Bobby Fischer Against the World
IMDb: 7.4
93 min

The first documentary feature to explore the tragic and bizarre life of the late chess master Bobby Fischer.

The Good Heart

The Good Heart

The Good Heart
IMDb: 6.9
95 min

Brian Cox stars as Jacques, the curmudgeonly owner of a gritty New York dive bar that serves as home to a motley assortment of professional drinkers. Jacques is determinedly drinking and smoking himself to death when he meets Lucas (Dano), a homeless young man who has already given up on life. Determined to keep his legacy alive, Jacques deems Lucas is a fitting heir and takes him under his wing, schooling him in the male-centric laws of his alcoholic clubhouse: no new customers, no fraternizing with customers and, absolutely no women. Lucas is a quick study, but their friendship is put to the test when the distraught and beautiful April (Isild Le Besco) shows up at the bar seeking shelter, and Lucas insists they help her out.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Reykjavik Whale Watching Massacre

Reykjavik Whale Watching Massacre

Reykjavik Whale Watching Massacre
IMDb: 4.9
84 min

An epic tale about a group of whale watchers, whose ship breaks down and they get picked up by a whale fisher vessel. The Fishbillies on the vessel has just gone bust, and everything goes out of control.

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Genre: Comedy, Horror
Reykjavik – Rotterdam

Reykjavik – Rotterdam

Reykjavik – Rotterdam
IMDb: 6.7
88 min

A former sailor who has served prison sentences for alcohol smuggling fights to keep his family afloat. He is offered pay for a last tour of cargo between Reykjavik and Rotterdam. He agrees, in the hope to get out of debt, but unexpected events occur.

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Genre: Action, Thriller
Dark Floors

Dark Floors

Dark Floors
IMDb: 4.5
85 min

A man emerges with his autistic daughter and three others from a hospital elevator to find themselves trapped in the building with devilish monsters.

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Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Sigur Rós: Heima

Sigur Rós: Heima

Sigur Rós: Heima
IMDb: 8.5
97 min

Ethereal post-rock pioneers Sigur Rós play a string of impromptu gigs in their native Iceland after finishing a world tour in 2006. As they travel through the country, the band visits a wide variety of venues, from a large outdoor festival to a coffee shop.

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Stardust

Stardust

Stardust
IMDb: 7.6
127 min

In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that he\'ll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm. His journey takes him into a world beyond his wildest dreams and reveals his true identity.

Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait

Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait

Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait
IMDb: 6.3
90 min

Halfway between a sports documentary and an conceptual art installation, \"Zidane\" consists in a full-length soccer game (Real Madrid vs. Villareal, April 23, 2005) entirely filmed from the perspective of soccer superstar Zinedine Zidane.

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A Little Trip to Heaven

A Little Trip to Heaven

A Little Trip to Heaven
IMDb: 6.0
98 min

Insurance investigator Abraham Holt travels to a tiny town in rural Minnesota to look into a particularly unusual insurance claim stemming from a horrific car accident. As Holt examines the scene of the wreck, it all seems a bit too perfect. And when he interviews Isold Mcbride and her shifty husband, Fred -- the impoverished beneficiaries of the massive, recently initiated life-insurance policy -- he begins to suspect that something is amiss.

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Beowulf & Grendel

Beowulf & Grendel

Beowulf & Grendel
IMDb: 5.8
103 min

The blood-soaked tale of a Norse warrior\'s battle against the great and murderous troll, Grendel. Heads will roll. Out of allegiance to the King Hrothgar, the much respected Lord of the Danes, Beowulf leads a troop of warriors across the sea to rid a village of the marauding monster.

Dancer in the Dark

Dancer in the Dark

Dancer in the Dark
IMDb: 8.0
140 min

Selma, a Czech immigrant on the verge of blindness, struggles to make ends meet for herself and her son, who has inherited the same genetic disorder and will suffer the same fate without an expensive operation. When life gets too difficult, Selma learns to cope through her love of musicals, escaping life\'s troubles - even if just for a moment - by dreaming up little numbers to the rhythmic beats of her surroundings.

Breaking the Waves

Breaking the Waves

Breaking the Waves
IMDb: 7.8
159 min

In a small and conservative Scottish village, a woman\'s paralytic husband convinces her to have extramarital intercourse so she can tell him about it and give him a reason for living.

James Bond A View To A Kill

James Bond A View To A Kill

James Bond A View To A Kill
IMDb: 6.4
131 min

A newly developed microchip designed by Zorin Industries for the British Government that can survive the electromagnetic radiation caused by a nuclear explosion has landed in the hands of the KGB. James Bond must find out how and why. His suspicions soon lead him to big industry leader Max Zorin.