Margot Robbie Takes the Lead in Zik Zak’s “Z For Zachariah”

Filming has commenced on the Zik Zak Filmworks produced Z for Zachariah in New Zealand. The 23 year old Margot Robbie, fresh from Scorsese's Wolf of Wall Street, has joined the lead cast of Chris Pine and the Oscar-nominated Chiwetel Ejiofor.
Posted On 04 Feb 2014

First Look at “Summer Children”

A teaser for Gudrún Ragnarsdóttir upcoming debut.
Posted On 04 Feb 2014

Cinemavault Handles “XL”

Toronto based Cinemavault has acquired XL for worldwide sales and will be representing the film at the upcoming Berlin Film Market as well as other upcoming Film Festivals.
Posted On 04 Feb 2014

“Metalhead” Leads With 16 Nominations at The Edda Awards

Ragnar Bragason's Metalhead receives a record 16 nominations for the annual Edda Awards, announced yesterday. Nominations include best film, best director, best script, best actress in a leading role and best actor in a supporting role. Benedikt Erlingsson's Of Horses and Men gets 14 nominations and Marteinn Thorisson's XL gets 11.
Posted On 31 Jan 2014

“Fortitude” Starts Shooting in East-Iceland

Filming on the Sky Atlantic TV series Fortitude commences in Iceland today. The exteriors of the 12-part series will be filmed in the town of Reydarfjordur in East-Iceland and vicinity.
Posted On 28 Jan 2014

Teasers for the Upcoming “Life in a Fishbowl” and “City State II: Brave Men’s Blood”

Check out the teasers for the upcoming films Life in a Fishbowl (directed by Baldvin Z) and City State II: Brave Men's Blood (directed by Olaf de Fleur).
Posted On 08 Jan 2014

Kormákur’s “Everest” Starts Filming Next Week

Baltasar Kormákur's Everest, produced by Cross Creek Pictures, Walden Media and Working Title Films for Universal Pictures, will commence filming next week in Nepal.
Posted On 08 Jan 2014

Prominent US Filmmakers and European Public Broadcasters Protest Cuts to Iceland’s Film and TV Industry

Facing severe budget cuts, the Icelandic film industry has been supported by US filmmakers and, indirectly, European broadcasters.
Posted On 17 Dec 2013

Wall Street Journal On The Situation in The Icelandic Film Industry

Reporting on the state of the Icelandic film industry, the 20% rebate and the proposed cuts in film funding.
Posted On 17 Dec 2013

Hat-Trick for “Of Horses and Men” in Tallinn

Benedikt Erlingsson's debut, Of Horses and Men, came away with three awards at The Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival which wrapped yesterday in the Estonian capital.
Posted On 02 Dec 2013

TV Series “Fortitude” To Be Filmed in Iceland Next Year

Series will star Michael Gambon, Sofie Grabol (Denmark's The Killing) and Stanley Tucci, exteriors to be filmed in East-Iceland.
Posted On 02 Dec 2013