Oscar-Nominated ‘Húsavík’ Recorded in Húsavík

19 Apr A music video for the song “Húsavík – My Home Town,” from the film Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga, was recorded in Húsavík, North Iceland, over the weekend.

Michelle Rodriguez.

Part of ‘Dungeons & Dragons’ Filmed in Iceland

12 Apr Scenes for the adventure/fantasy film Dungeons & Dragons, set to be released in the US in March of 2023, were recently filmed in Iceland.

Icelandic Film and ‘Húsavík’ Nominated for Oscars

16 Mar Icelanders had reason to cheer yesterday when the 2021 Oscars nominations were announced.

Film director Baltasar Kormákur.

Reykjavík Studios Creates Opportunities for Iceland

6 Jan Film director Baltasar Kormákur states that his film studio Reykjavík Studios in Gufunes creates new possibilities for film production in Iceland.

The students who produced the video: Axel Bjarkar Sigurjónsson, Hálfdán Helgi Matthíasson and Sölvi Bjartur Ingólfsson.

Seeking Solutions to Internet Pollution: Video

25 Sep A documentary made by three Icelandic students at the Technical College in Reykjavík has won first prize in an international competition, organized by Young Reporters for the Environment.

Laundry on a line by the physician's residence.

Ghosts and Gorgeous Landscape

13 Sep “Visiting the West Fjords has seldom been as enjoyable as this summer.”


Breathtaking View of Jökulsárlón Glacial Lagoon

12 Sep You may have visited Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon and sailed between the icebergs which break off from Breiðamerkurjökull glacier.

From the filming of an episode of Game of Thrones.

Iceland Attracts Foreign Film Makers

9 Sep As a result of the weakening of the Icelandic króna, Iceland has become more attractive to foreign film production companies as a place to film.

Will Smith and Jay Shetty by Dettifoss waterfall.

Will Smith by Dettifoss Waterfall

9 Sep On Sunday, American actor Will Smith posted a picture of himself on Instagram, with Dettifoss waterfall, Northeast Iceland, in the background.

From Húsavík.

Will ‘Eurovison’ Fans Fall for Húsavík?

31 May 2020 The town of Húsavík, North Iceland, plays a role in the upcoming comedy Eurovision.

The former residence of the sheriff is already covered in ash.

Vík í Mýrdal Covered in Volcanic Ash

24 Apr 2020 The residents of Vík í Mýrdal welcome the prospect of volcanic ash over the coming weeks.

Forumula 1 will be offered on Viaplay.

Viaplay to Be Launched in Iceland

30 Mar 2020 Viaplay, a leading Nordic streaming service, will be launched in Iceland April 1,

Hildur Guðnadóttir, accepting the Academy Award.

Hildur Guðnadóttir Wins Oscar for Score to Joker

10 Feb 2020 Last night, composer Hildur Guðnadóttir became the first Icelander to win an Oscar Academy Award.

Hildur had a reason to smile last night.

Hildur Wins BAFTA Award for ‘Joker’

3 Feb 2020 Icelandic composer Hildur Guðnadóttir won the BAFTA (British Academy Film Awards) original score last night for her score to Todd Phillips’ film Joker.

Bíó Paradís, Hverfisgata 52, Reykjavík.

Paradise Lost?

31 Jan 2020 It appears Reykjavík City is about to lose a paradise for movie goers.


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