Iceland Movies

22 July

22 July

22 July
IMDb: 6.7
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…

And Breathe Normally

And Breathe Normally

And Breathe Normally
IMDb: 6.8
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…

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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…

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Genre: Drama
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…

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Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
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…

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Genre: Drama, War
Undir trénu

Undir trénu

Undir trénu
IMDb: 6.9
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…

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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: 6.2
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…

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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…

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…

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…

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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: 7.4
98 min

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

Genre: Drama, Mystery
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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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…

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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…

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…

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…

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Genre: Drama
Þrestir

Þrestir

Þrestir
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…

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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…

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…

Genre: Comedy
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.

Genre: Adventure, Comedy
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…

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Genre: Drama
Grafir & Bein

Grafir & Bein

Grafir & Bein
IMDb: 4.8
90 min

Gunnar and Sonja are a married couple that had it all, money,love and a beautful daughter. But after the death of there daughter their world falls apart. To make things…

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Genre: Horror, Thriller
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…

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Genre: Drama
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…

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Frost

Frost

Frost
IMDb: 3.6
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…

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Djúpið

Djúpið

Djúpið
IMDb: 6.7
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…

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Genre: Drama
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…

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Genre: Documentary
Svartur á leik

Svartur á leik

Svartur á leik
IMDb: 6.8
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…

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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.

Rokland

Rokland

Rokland
IMDb: 6.5
111 min

The tragicomic story of lone rebel Boddi Steingrimsson who lives in a small town in Northern Iceland. Boddi hates materialistic modern society in its entirety and on his blog-page he…

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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…

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…

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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…

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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: 8.6
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…

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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….

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…

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Genre: Documentary
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…

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…

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…

Breaking the Waves

Breaking the Waves

Breaking the Waves
IMDb: 7.9
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…

Genre: Drama, Romance
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…