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Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Centre is located by Reykjavik harbour in the city centre.

Fly over Iceland's landscapes in a 360 degree film

27 Jul Visitors of Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Centre in Reykjavik are now able to visit the Iceland Expo Pavillion again. The show offers a unique 360 degree film starring the most magnificent of Icelandic landscapes.

Ólafur Darri Ólafsson plays the role of Skender in the upcoming Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find them - the second of five films in the Fantastic Beasts series.

Two Icelanders to star in the next Fantastic Beasts film

4 Jul Icelandic actors Ólafur Darri Ólafsson and Ingvar E.Sigurðsson are starring in the next Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find them, out in November 2018.

Hayao Miyazaki's wonderful animation, Spirited Away is one of the films to be screened this weekend at Bíó Paradís.

Beloved classic films at the Children's International Film Festival this weekend

7 Apr The second consecutive weekend for the Children's International Film Festival at Reykjavik art house cinema Bíó Paradís takes place this weekend. The films screened include E.T, The Wizard of Oz, Lamb and Spirited Away.

Heartstone tells a coming-of-age story set in a tiny Icelandic village.

Heartstone wins three awards in France

31 Jan Icelandic film Heartstone (Hjartasteinn) won three awards at the Premiers Plans film festival in Angers in France on Sunday. The film has received rave reviews in Iceland.

Pétur Einarsson directing Ransacked.

Award winning Icelandic film on bank collapse available on Vimeo

17 Jan Ransacked, an award winning film by former banker Pétur Einarsson, is now available for online viewing on Vimeo.

Grámi is now up on a wall .

Famous ram of award-winning film "Rams" gets put on a wall upon his death

5 Jan International award winning Icelandic film "Rams" or Hrútar, starred, along with the human actors, a ram named Grámi. Upon his recent death, his owner decided to take him to a taxidermist so that his head can be put up as a wall ornament.

Icelandic crime movie clinches Best Film award

16 Dec An Icelandic crime movie has won Best Film award at the Noir in Festival this week.

From filming on location in North Iceland.

First trailer of Fast & Furious – starring Iceland

13 Dec Here is the first trailer for the new Fast & Furi­ous 8 action movie, scenes of which were filmed in Iceland, particularly on the frozen Mývatn lake in North Iceland.

Amy Adams in her role in Arrival.

Jóhannsson's "Arrival" score nominated for the Golden Globes

12 Dec Icelandic composer Jóhann Jóhannsson has been nominated for the Golden Globes for the score to Arrival. Earlier this year Jóhannsson won a Golden Globe for the score to The Theory of Everything.

Jason Momoa in Iceland.

Director Zack Snyder publishes more photos from Iceland

25 Nov Justice League director Zack Snyder published a few photographs from the scenes shot on location in Iceland this autumn on Vero.

Da Vinci exhibition in Reykjavik!

11 Nov A film of the National Gallery's remarkable Leonardo da Vinci exhibition is shown at Bíó Paradís tonight and tomorrow night, a perfect way to spend a rainy evening.

Hverfisgata is enjoying quite a facelift.

Hverfisgata, the new cool quarter of Reykjavik

10 Nov Only a few years ago, Hverfisgata in central Reykjavik was run down and gritty and played the part of the poor cousin to Laugavegur. Now it's thriving with hip bars, boutiques and an art house cinema.

Amber Heard stars as Mera. pictured here in Strandir, North West Iceland.

Amber Heard sizzles on the wild Icelandic coastline

13 Oct Photographs of Amber Heard in the role of Mera in Justice League have been posted on Twitter. Heard is posing in costume on the rugged coastline at Djúpavík, a tiny village in Strandir, West Iceland.

PHOTOS: Khal Drogo braves North Iceland cold

12 Oct Momoa is currently in Iceland for the shooting of the new Justice League film, together with co-stars Willem Defoa and Ben Affleck.

Jason Momoa and director Zach Snyder in Iceland.

Khal Drogo in remote North West Iceland

11 Oct Jason Momoa, known by most as Khal Drogo from the Game of Thrones series has arrived in Iceland for the shoot of Justice League in which he is playing Aquaman.

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