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Vonarstræti film poster

Vonarstræti to Be Screened at Toronto

The film Vonarstræti (English title: Life in a Fishbowl ) by Icelandic director Baldvin Z will be screened at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) in September. TIFF is one of the largest film festivals in North America.
Sound of Bárðarbunga.

What Does an Earthquake Sound Like?

What do earthquakes and music have in common? A lot, says musician Halldór Eldjárn. He has set up a webpage where he has converted the earthquakes from Bárðarbunga volcano to music. The Reykjavík Jazz Festival ends today and thus the experiment is very timely.
The Eyjafjallajökull eruption in 2010

Disruption to Air Traffic Could be Significant

A volcanic eruption in Bárðarbunga could have a great an impact on air travel as the 2010 Eyjafjallajökull eruption did, according to Friðþór Eydal, a spokesperson for ISAVIA, the company which operates airports in Iceland.

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Events

Reykjavík Culture Night

Reykjavík Culture Night will be held for the nineteenth time on August 23, 2014. The event, which is both created and enjoyed by city residents, takes place all across Reykjavík.

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Reykjavík Walks

In Reykjavík Walks , Icelandic historian Guðjón Friðriksson guides you around the streets of downtown Reykjavík.
Reykjavík Walks book cover

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